In the Company of the Curious

Curious Spark’s mission is to champion curiosity, in heritage, our cultures and the arts to evoke positive change in people’s places and spaces.

Our Aims

We guide people to think confidently and creatively. Stimulate effective and diverse discussion and ideas. Encourage resilient legacies of quality projects.

What We Do

We work with partners in heritage, arts, education and cultural sectors. Act as an organisation of shared purpose and inspiration. Empower, engage, enhance and transform the lives of communities. Offer consultancy to support project funding, develop and evaluation

Putting On A Progress VR : Pageantry, People & Places

Using virtual reality technology we are filming and producing 10 actor-led, historically placed-based, immersive room experiences embedded with hidden ‘hot spots’.

Putting on a Pageant 1578

A FREE* online primary school heritage education programme! POP 1578 explores the exciting story of Queen Elizabeth I’s journey across East Anglia culminating in magnificent festivities in Norwich in 1578.

Our Latest Work

Putting on a Progress 1578:
Elizabethan Window Wanderland

Join us to create vibrant window displays celebrating the joy of exploration, curiosity, and Elizabeth I’s visit to Norfolk.

Putting on a Pageant 

A primary school programme focused on the extraordinary visit by Queen Elizabeth I to Norwich in August 1578.

Putting on a Progress

Putting on a Progress 1578: Pageantry, People and Places will transport people back in time using 360° immersive films to discover how and why, in the summer of 1578, Queen Elizabeth traveled from London through East Anglia to Norwich.

WOW Catton Grove!

A project helping families explore the ‘World of Work’ in their community. Funded by Norwich Opportunity Area and Catton Grove Big Local.

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