Young girl doing arts and crafts

You’re invited to… Lab Live: Tinker Wonderland. Join the Institute of Imagination for a festive celebration of tinkering and making.

Tinker Wonderland is a Christmas market with a twist where you can explore over 25 interactive stands and stalls in our 12,000 sq ft space.

Join us for a host of activities for the family, including:

  • Solder and make a Rudolph red nose mini circuit with Mad Lab
  • Create your very own festive LED flashing light monster
  • Build your own interactive soft toy with #YoSTEAM
  • Design and 3D print your own Christmas decorations with Ultimaker
  • Create pop-up Christmas cards with an expert maker
  • Take a trip to Lapland using our green screen and send your festive video to friends and family
  • Become Santa using the latest virtual reality technology
  • Make colourful, festive light boxes
  • Keep the robins happy and make your own birdfeeder
  • Join The Crafty Robot to play with and power a little robot
  • Meet robot Santa with Wonder.Tech
  • Help decorate a giant cardboard Christmas tree

Get ahead of Christmas shopping with the Imagination Store, DK Books and Pimoroni

There will be street market vendors at the event selling food, hot drinks and mulled wine will also be available to purchase. As always, we welcome you to bring your own food, which can be eaten in the Lab..

This event is indoors but the Imagination Lab is an unheated warehouse and we strongly advised that you dress warmly.

This event is ideal for children aged between 6 – 12 years old. Please note that all children must be accompanied by an adult.

Event details

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Saturday 2 December 2017
10am to 4pm
The Workshop
26 Lambeth High Street