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March is Marvellous Medicine Month!

Join in with the Museum’s after-school World Book Day party featuring a George’s Marvellous Medicine-themed activity.

World Book Day: Thursday 2 March
Join in with the Museum’s after-school World Book Day party featuring a George’s Marvellous Medicine-themed activity.

Biffsquiggling Brains: Sunday 5 March
Discover how Roald Dahl was something of a brain scientist and join in with some brain-teasing games.

Meet Roald Dahl’s Doctor: Saturday 11 March
Roald Dahl’s doctor, Professor Tom Solomon will take you on a journey through Roald Dahl’s books to find out how the body works, what can go wrong and how we can fix it. He’ll share stories from his new book Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Medicine. Learn how Roald Dahl invented a medical device and a new treatment still in use today. Then make your own marvellous medicine.

Discover Dahl’s Archives: Saturday 11 March
A chance to peek into our archive store which houses Roald Dahl’s collection of letters, manuscripts and treasures with our Archivist, Rachel White. Find out about Roald Dahl’s inventions and discover some of the secrets behind George’s Marvellous Medicine.

Marvellous Medicine Mixing: Saturday 18 March
As part of British Science Week (10-19 March), find out about Roald Dahl’s interest in medicine before making your own marvellous concoction! What will your mixture be the cure for?

Two Marvellous new publications from Puffin
George’s Marvellous Medicine (new edition publication date 23 February 2017)One day George Kranky decides to do something about his mean old granny and mixes her a marvellous medicine using everything he can find in the house. The results are hilarious! Find out what happens and get your free door hanger in the new edition of Roald Dahl’s much-loved story.
George’s Marvellous Experiments (publication date 23 February 2017)
Inspired by Roald Dahl's terrific tale, this book gives you simple step-by-step instructions on how to concoct home-made slime and create your own volcano, amongst other fun experiments.
Both books are available online at www.roalddahl.com/shop

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