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Open seven days a week, 10.00-18.00. Entry to the Museum is free.

Families at SIGNTific event


Take part in our British Sign Language family events led by deaf presenters

Join us for SIGNtific, our exciting programme of free family events for deaf and hearing audiences.

All SIGNtific events are led by deaf presenters using BSL and are accompanied by voice-over interpreters.

These events do not have to be booked, but if you would like more information please contact: claire.hazell@sciencemuseum.ac.uk

About SIGNtific

On the first Saturday of every month and during the holidays we have SIGNtific, our Deaf-led family events with voiceover interpreters, suitable for deaf and hearing audiences.


Drop-in workshop

SM:Art Mechanics – in British Sign Language

Build your own SM:Art Machine to create a doodling masterpiece


The Real McCoy storytelling – in British Sign Language

Hop on board and discover all about the life of Elijah McCoy


Give Us a Bell – in British Sign Language

Find out about Alexander Graham Bell and his invention, the telephone