The Science Museum

  • 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
  • Interstellar: The IMAX Experience (12A)
    See Christopher Nolan's stunning new blockbuster. Book tickets now
  • 3D: Printing the Future
    Explore the innovation and creativity of 3D printing in our free exhibition
  • 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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Play our new puzzle game and connect to communicate

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Our Christmas shop

Add a sciencey touch to your Christmas shopping with something fun, educational, or both, from our range. Shop now

IMAX

IMAX Films this December

IMAX Films this December

Watch our latest 3D films, Mysteries of the Unseen World and Santa vs. the Snowman, in our IMAX Theatre

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Explorer gift vouchers

Explorer gift vouchers

Give science fans the perfect gift this Christmas - one of our Explorer tickets

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Drawn by Light opening soon

Visit Drawn by Light: The Royal Photographic Society Collection and discover stories behind some of the world's most famous photographers and their works

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Brought to Life

Brought to Life

Discover thousands of fascinating and intriguing objects on our History of Medicine website

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Pop-up Christmas shop

Pop-up Christmas shop

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Science Museum Group Journal

Science Museum Group Journal

Explore our free, peer-reviewed journal featuring original research from our own and international scholars

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Discover the stories and objects from our Information Age gallery and be inspired by the amazing people behind them