Free Rubik’s Cube Event

They are a classic 80s toy which has stood the test of time. So, how do you think you will fare in our first ever free Rubik’s Cube event?

We are welcoming all Speedcubers and novices alike to come and have a go as part of our I Grew Up 80s exhibition at The Atkinson.

Dig out your old Rubik’s Cube and bring it along, or we have some available to play with.

These little plastic cubes have baffled over 100 million people so come and show us what you are made of!

This event is free and open to all. Drop ins available.

Here’s a little guide to get you started:

This event is to accompany our I Grew Up 80s Exhibition.

Until Saturday 19 March 2022.

Free Entry

Monday – Saturday. 10am – 4pm.
Closed Sundays & Bank Holidays. Plan your visit here.

You’ll travel through the cultural landscape of 1980’s Britain through the eyes of a child – revisiting the vibrancy, quirkiness and innovation that defined the decade.

Discover over 200 iconic treasures – from BMX to Betamax, Dirty Dancing to Donkey Kong, Thompson Twins to Transformers.

If you grew up in the 80s get ready to exclaim “I remember that!”

The exhibition is curated by Matt Fox and is drawn from his personal collection of 80s memorabilia.

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