Welcome to the VR Parlour – a 10-day curated installation that invites you to enjoy some the finest immersive works the world has to offer. Your ticket covers guaranteed slots on the three main exhibits below and overleaf, curated for small groups over one-hour sessions.
HOLD THE WORLD WITH DAVID ATTENBOROUGH
(Sky VR & Factory42)
A unique one-on-one encounter with a digitally realised Sir David Attenborough, in which he teaches you how to examine remarkable specimens from the Natural History Museum’s collection. Go behind the scenes to areas usually closed off to the public to get up close with a stegosaurus, a trilobite, dragonfly, blue whale and a pterosaur.
IS ANNA OK?
(Aardman Animations & BBC)
A true story of twins thrown apart by one night. Step into their shoes and a beautifully illustrated world, explore memories through objects, and uncover what happened from both perspectives.
Empire Soldiers tells the compelling stories of the forgotten Caribbean and South Asian soldiers of World War 1. Hear the captivating stories of the battlefield as you are joined by a returning soldiers and share the emotional experience of the return home. As the journey continues to the present day, focus turns to the resulting changes of the last 100 years, and the impact of migration on the world today.
Eight people per hour, sessions run throughout the day/eve.
Check out the full programme online www.theoldmarket.com/tomtech
anyone over 13 - ideal for older family and friend groups to explore VR together.