The Science Museum

  • Churchill's Scientists
    Discover the little known story of Churchill's fascination with science
  • Drawn by Light
    Discover the stories behind the world's most famous photographers and their works
  • Engineer Your Future
    Find out if you’ve got the skills to be a globe-trotting engineer of tomorrow
  • Information Age
    Celebrate over 200 years of communication and information technology in our new gallery
  • Make Life Worth Living
    Uncover the harsh realities of poor housing in sixties Britain through this powerful and moving collection of photographs
  • Unlocking Lovelock
    Delve into the archives of James Lovelock in our free exhibition

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10.00 to 18.00, last entry 17.15
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