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

Half term at the Science Museum

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

Don't miss out on our fun-packed workshops and events this half term. Take an exciting journey through space, enjoy a breath-taking view of Earth in stunning IMAX 3D and discover the stories behind the amazing objects in our Flight gallery. Plus, you can take a thrill ride with the Red Arrows, explore our daily science shows, visit the Information Age gallery to learn how today's amazing communication technology came to be, and much, much more.

We're staying open until 19.00 (last entry 18.15) from 28 May – 5 June 2016.

Go to our Plan Your Visit page to discover lots more things to do.


Flights of Fancy tour

Discover some of the secrets of our Flight gallery

IMAX Theatre

A Beautiful Planet 3D (U)

Take in a breath-taking view of Earth, captured from the International Space Station


Discovery Motion Theatre: Legend of Apollo

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


Destination Space family show

Take an exciting journey through space


Engineer Your Future

Discover what engineers do and if this could be a job for you


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


Information Age

Celebrate over 200 years of communication and information technology


Typhoon Force

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

IMAX Theatre

IMAX Theatre

Save up to 35% on special activities and IMAX films at the Museum with our Explorer ticket

Interactive gallery

The Garden

Young children can play with water, sound, building blocks and more

Interactive gallery

Pattern Pod

Children aged 8 and under can discover patterns through hands-on play