Visit practicalities

  • Gallery redevelopments

    The Museum is undergoing a number of changes and some of our existing displays are closing while we create exciting new galleries.

  • Useful information

    Where to eat lunch, storage for coats and bags and other useful information about your visit.

  • Maps

    Downloadable maps showing the Museum floorplan and how to get to the Group Entrance.

  • Photo guide

    Use this photo guide with younger pupils to set the scene for your Science Museum visit.

  • Who? What? Why? How?

    Ideas for how to engage your students with the people, science and stories behind the objects on display in our galleries.

  • Risk assessment

    Important health and safety information for your visit risk assessment.

  • How to pay

    How to pay for charged activities that you have requested as part of your Museum visit.

  • Booking terms

    Admission fees apply for some events and exhibitions. Please read the booking terms relating to charged activities.