Visit us

Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 2DD. Find us on a map.

Opening hours: 10.00 - 18.00 (last entry 17.15) every day except 24 to 26 December.

Entry is free, but charges apply for the IMAX Theatre, flight simulators and some special exhibitions.

Getting here

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The Main Entrance to the Museum is on Exhibition Road in South Kensington, London, SW7 2DD.

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Museum calendar

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What's on today? Browse the calendar for gallery tours, drama characters and science shows.

Plan a family day out

Kids playing at Launchpad

Planning a family day out? There are lots of fun things to do with kids in London's Science Museum.

Legend of Apollo 4D Cinema

Saturn V rocket

Feel the impact of a Saturn V rocket launch, ride the lunar rover and discover the smell of space.

Red Arrows 3D

The Red Arrows

Fly in the cockpit of a Red Arrows jet in our 3D flight simulation theatre.

Science Museum Lates

Science Museum Lates

Experience an evening of free, adults-only entertainment at this month’s Lates event.

Birthday Parties

Children at the Science Museum

For a birthday to remember have your party at the Science Museum.

James May brings science to life

Fancy James May as your personal tour guide at the Science Museum? Try our new augmented reality app.

Eating and shopping

Deep Blue restaurant

Find out where to eat, drink and shop during your visit to the Science Museum.