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Hereford Steampunk Experience

Hereford Steampunk is back!

The Waterworks Museum is very pleased to be hosting the Hereford Steampunk Experience again after a two-year gap.  As well as an exciting range of attractions, there’ll be a prize of a Sam Deacon art print to the  ‘Best Steampunk Outfit’.

Saturday 9th April

11am to 6.30pm

Tickets available on the door.  Adults £10, free admission for children under 16, no concessions.


  • Enjoy the sights, sounds and smells of a Victorian waterworks with all steam and other engines working, as well as a mobile steam engine display
  • Be entertained by family magician, juggler and escapologist Greg Chapman
  • Take part in teapot racing in the Hereford Steampunk Experience Teapot Time-Trial Championship 2022, with the chance to remotely operate a powered teapot driven around a track by a dodo!
  • Watch the Steampunk Tea-Duelling ceremony
  • Browse the Steampunk artisan stalls
  • View spectacular artwork from local artist Sam Deacon
  • Listen to the fabulous Pearl Lake Ukulele Group
  • Meet the museum volunteer demonstrating  blacksmith skills
  • Take part in children’s activities: the Frog Trail, Firefighting Quiz and Story of Water Quiz
  • Enjoy food from the crepe stall Crepehappy and the hot food stall
  • Relax with coffee and cake in the café

For more information contact us at info@waterworksmuseum.org.uk or visit our web site www.waterworksmuseum.org.uk