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

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Exhibition

Fox Talbot: Dawn of the Photograph

Discover the work of the inventor of photography, William Henry Fox Talbot

Exhibition

Healthy human brain from a young adult, tractography, 2015

Wellcome Image Awards

See this inspiring collection of images that capture the unique beauty of scientific discovery
free

Gallery

James Watt and our World

Step inside James Watt's extraordinary workshop
free

Gallery

Clockmakers' Museum

The Clockmakers' Museum

More than 1000 timepieces tell the story of London’s clockmakers
free

Interactive gallery

Energy: fuelling the future

Explore how energy powers every aspect of our lives
free

Workshop

Camera obscura

Camera obscura drop-in workshops

Join our Explainers for the chance to make and take home your own camera obscura
free

Gallery

Challenge of Materials

Investigate the science and history of materials
free

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