We use cookies on our website to make sure you get the most out of your visit. By continuing to view our website without changing your browser settings, we'll assume that you are happy to accept the cookies on our site. Your cookie settings can be changed at any time. Continue

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

Your future without antibiotics?

Antibiotics help us fight off bacterial infections, including serious ones such as tuberculosis and MRSA. But some bacteria are fighting back. They are no longer affected by the antibiotics – this is antibiotic resistance.

In June 2014 it was announced that this problem will be the focus of the £10 million Longitude Prize. Will you take on the challenge? Visit our display in the Who am I? gallery to find out.

Your future without antibiotics?

Solve the problem of antibiotic resistance
Floor: 1
Open:
From 18/07/2014
To 26/11/2014
free