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

Plan your visit

To find out what's on when you're planning to visit, use these drop-down menus. Create a list of your chosen activities by using the '+' buttons.

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Eric: The UK's first robot

See a recreation of the UK’s first robot, Eric
free

IMAX Theatre

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

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Making the Modern World

See Stephenson’s Rocket, the Apollo 10 command module and much more
free

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Flight

Marvel at unique aircraft and trace the history of flight
free

Gallery

Exploring Space

Marvel at rockets, satellites, space probes, landers and more
free

Eating

Energy Cafe

Serving hot and cold dishes, sandwiches, cakes and a range of drinks

IMAX Theatre

IMAX Theatre

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

Demonstration

Eric the Robot demonstration

Watch a demonstration from Eric the Robot
free

Shop

Shop

The Museum shop sells gorgeous gifts and much more

Experience

Discovery Motion Theatre: Legend of Apollo

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

Simulator

Typhoon Force

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

Simulator

Red Arrows diamond formation

Red Arrows 3D

Discover the thrill of flying with the RAF Red Arrows

Eating

Deep Blue

A family restaurant serving meals prepared on the premises

Exhibition

Journeys through medicine

Journeys Through Medicine

A medical history in the tradition of Henry Wellcome
free

Gallery

Agriculture

Unearth the history of farming
free

Now open

Wonderlab: The Statoil Gallery

Wonderlab: The Statoil Gallery

Adult £8; Child £6; Family of 4 £22.50; Concs £6; 60+ £7; Under 3s free. Includes 10% donation. Donation-free tkts / annual passes also available.

Now open

Wonderlab: The Statoil Gallery

Wonderlab: The Statoil Gallery

Adult £8; Child £6; Family of 4 £22.50; Concs £6; 60+ £7; Under 3s free. Includes 10% donation. Donation-free tkts / annual passes also available.

Gallery

Challenge of Materials

Investigate the science and history of materials
free

Some exhibits only occur on certain days.

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