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

Emergency! Exit?

Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday from 2 September – 1 October 2014

What would you do in an evacuation?

Help researchers from the University of Essex find out how different people behave in emergencies. Play computer games to explore how you might respond to an evacuation in a crowd.

Who can take part?

Anyone is welcome to take part. We recommend the activity for adults and children aged 6 and over. Written consent is required for everybody. If you are under 18, your parent or legal guardian will have to sign the form.

What is Live Science?

Live Science is an ongoing project where real scientists come into the Science Museum to carry out their research using Museum visitors as volunteers. You can take part in real scientific experiments to find out more about yourself.

Nothing dangerous… just fun, interesting experiments.

Emergency! Exit?

What would you do in an evacuation?
Floor: 1
Price: Free


Who am I? is supported by:     Principal funder:       Major sponsors:

    Wellcome trust logo         GlaxoSmithKlein logo              Life Technologies Foundation logo