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Magna Review

A 45-minute drive south from Leeds to Rotherham brings Yorkshire's industrial past squarely into view in the form of Magna, a widely respected science museum housed in a former steelworks. Smoke, flames, and sparking electricity bring one of the original six arc furnaces roaring to life in a sound-and-light show. Four pavilions engagingly illustrate the use of fire, earth, air, and water in the production of steel.

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  • Address: Sheffield Rd., Junction 33 or 35 off M1 Rotherham, S60 1DX | Map It
  • Phone: 01709/720002
  • Cost: £11
  • Hours: Daily 10–5
  • Website:
  • Location: Leeds
Updated: 06-10-2013

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