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

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IMAX Cinema

Image from Under the Sea film

Under the Sea 3D (U)

Dive into this magical adventure and be transported below the ocean surface, into the unknown

Exhibition

Making the modern world

Discover how the objects we have invented, made and used have shaped our world
free

Exhibition

Lightbulbs sorted out from Science Museum rubbish

The Rubbish Collection

Discover the beauty, value and volume of ‘rubbish’ we produce in this unique two-part exhibition
free

Exhibition

Atmosphere

Explore how climate science works
free

Shop

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Shop

The Museum Shop sells gorgeous gifts and much more

Exhibition

Antenna

Science news from every angle
free

Interactive gallery

Energy: fuelling the future

Will your ideas today change the world tomorrow?
free

Exhibition

Agriculture

Learn how mechanical power replaced animal power in this history of farming
free

Drama Character

Jones the Bones

Meet Jones and his Skeleton sidekick
free

Exhibition

Shackleton’s Man Goes South

The literary and scientific inspiration behind the writing of Shackleton’s Man Goes South
free

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