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

Science Museum at night

Coming soon

Find out about major new permanent galleries and temporary exhibitions, coming soon to the Science Museum



A quick summary about this exhibit, not meant to be too long.

Media Space

Portrait of Christina Mervyn O'Gorman, 1913

Drawn by Light: The Royal Photographic Society Collection

Discover how photography has shaped our perception of the world


Engineer your future gallery design

Engineer Your Future

Discover your potential to shape the world we live in


Yuri Gagarin ready for the first space flight

Cosmonauts: Birth of the Space Age

Discover dramatic stories of Russian space exploration

Opening 2016

View from East gallery entrance, Science Museum Mathematics Gallery

Mathematics gallery

Exciting new maths gallery to open in 2016