Behind the Scenes at TakeoverDay 2014
November 21, 2014 - TakeoverDay Kids
Today students from Ralph Allen School have taken over the museum and we wanted to share some behind the scenes images!
The main christmas tree in grand central hall.
The christmas faire stalls that have already been setup for tomorrow (22nd November)
This if our museum attic where christmas is stored, it is a cornocopia of baubles, trees and christmas knick-knacks.
Our engineering masterpiece that is the lift motor.
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