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Garden Gate


Open the garden gate, simple.

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You have to do something rather unexpected to open the gate.

Clue: 1


You can be sure that anything that would usually be used to open the gate is nothing to do with what’s going on here, so forget the key.


Clue 2:


If you’re in need of a rest, try leaning down on the gate post nearest the lock.

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Welcome to Look Closer, Techniquest's brand new digital tool. We're trialling Look Closer as a way of offering you a closer look at the science demonstrated by many of our exhibits. You'll find visitor sheets, videos, articles on contemporary science as well as fun trails to navigate your way around the exhibition space.

Speak to our Science Communicators to find out more.