New Interactive Gear Wall

New Interactive Gear Wall

What are Gears? Gears rotate together to move part of a machine. They are a fundamentally important mechanism in everyday life, you’ll find them in cars, clocks, kitchen mixers, bikes, vacuum cleaners and many other items.    Gears are wheels with teeth that slot...
New Construction Kits – Learn about Linkages

New Construction Kits – Learn about Linkages

Try our NEW Linkages construction kits – brought to you by Timberkits. Timberkits supply our MAD Museum with many different automata building kits (find out more here) but they have recently expanded on their educational range. For some time now we have been offering...
New Exhibit – The Juggler

New Exhibit – The Juggler

A week after we started displaying a fantastic new rolling ball sculpture by Robert Moore, we were lucky enough to get another mind-boggling creation! Meet The Juggler by David Bowerman.   TEMPORARY EXHIBIT  – ON DISPLAY UNTIL 28TH MAY 2019   The...
New Exhibit – The Infinitram

New Exhibit – The Infinitram

A few days ago, one of our very favourite artists, Robert Moore brought a brand-new exciting exhibit to display at MAD. Since we first opened our museum in 2012, Robert has exhibited several fantastically whimsical and clever rolling ball machines and ‘Infinitram’ is...
Tour Groups at MAD

Tour Groups at MAD

Discounts, free entry to organisers and coach drivers and much more on offer for tour groups! Tour Groups 2019/20 Groups can watch and interact with mind-boggling mechanical creations such as flying mechanical birds, clever clocks and witty characters, plus build...