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

Easter at the Science Museum

Visit the Museum this Easter for an action-packed programme of events and activities

Join us at the Science Museum this Easter holiday for a packed programme of family events, activities and permanent galleries. As well as exciting simulator rides and awesome 3D IMAX movies, there are fun and fascinating workshops to take part in and our blockbuster Robots exhibition to marvel at. 

Pay a visit to the actual spacecraft that returned Tim Peake to Earth from his mission aboard the International Space Station, then become a space adventurer yourself by following in Tim's footsteps aboard our new virtual reality ride Space Descent VR. Thrill to the incredible interactive experiences waiting for you in Wonderlab and feed your mind with amazing exhibits and stories throughout the Museum.

We're staying open until 19.00 (last entry 18.15) every day over the Easter holiday. Find out more about our Easter activities below, and visit our Plan Your Visit page to discover even more things to do.


Shape Up

Use your coding skills and our drawing robots to create amazing artworks

Drop-in workshop


Come and play the Science Museum's new boardgame

IMAX Theatre

A Beautiful Planet 3D (U)

Experience breathtaking views of Earth, captured from the International Space Station

IMAX Theatre

IMAX Theatre

See stunning 3D science films at our IMAX Theatre


Soyuz Space Descent

Space Descent VR with Tim Peake

Take an immersive 360° virtual reality trip from space.


Soyuz TMA-19M interior

Soyuz TMA-19M: Tim Peake’s Spacecraft

Visit the spacecraft that returned Tim Peake to Earth from the ISS


Wonderlab: The Statoil Gallery

Wonderlab: The Statoil Gallery

Ignite your curiosity, fuel your imagination, be inspired to see the world in exciting new ways



Discover the remarkable 500- year story of humanoid robots


Typhoon Force

Experience the power of the RAF’s newest frontline Typhoon jet


Discovery Motion Theatre: Legend of Apollo

Fly to the moon in an Apollo mission at our 3D motion theatre


Red Arrows diamond formation

Red Arrows 3D

Discover the thrill of flying with the RAF Red Arrows


Children on a Fly 360 simulator ride

Fly 360°

Perform your own aerial acrobatics


Fly Kids

Take off with the Red Arrows in Fly Kids