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Open seven days a week, 10.00 - 18.00. Entry is free*.

Dana Research Centre and Library

The Science Museum’s Dana Research Centre and Library is the home to our Library and Archive services in London and to our Research and Public History department. 

The Science Museum’s Library and Archive world-class collections of over half a million items are stored at its site at Wroughton, near Swindon. Researchers may consult the collections stored there by prior appointment on Fridays only, from 10.00 to 17.00. Small quantities of material can also be ordered for consultation in London at the Dana Research Centre and Library.