Group visits

With over 15,000 objects on display, from spaceships to contemporary art pieces, the Science Museum has something for every group to enjoy. Find out more about our galleries and exhibitions.

Call 0870 870 4868 to plan your group visit.

Museum tours

Join one our regular free tours to discover more about our fascinating objects and the stories behind them. See our museum calendar or check our What’s On screens during your visit for availability. Please note, spaces are limited.

Exploring Space gallery tour

Come along to the Exploring Space gallery to hear about the Space Race from the Soviet perspective, including firsts such as Sputnik and Yuri Gagarin. Learn about the large number of satellites and rockets that have been launched into space and what it’s like to live there. Find out more.

Making the Modern World gallery tour

Experience a tour of our Making the Modern World gallery to discover some of the most significant items from the Science Museum's collections which have shaped the world we live in. Find out more.

Flight gallery tour

Take a tour of our Flight gallery to discover ballooning mania, the pioneers of aviation, and modern jump jets. Find out more.

Event and exhibitions

From temporary exhibitions and IMAX 3D cinema, to thrilling simulators and action-packed science shows, there’s plenty to see and do at the Science Museum. Look at our museum calendar to see what’s on.

Useful information

Getting to the Museum

The nearest tube station to the Science Museum is South Kensington. Find out more about getting here.

Onsite catering

The museum has a range of cafes serving hot and cold freshly prepared food and refreshments. More information and opening times can be found here.


Every part of the Museum is accessible by ramp or lift, with the exception of raised walkways in the Flight and Ships galleries and some simulators. Find out more about accessibility.

Call 0870 870 4868 to plan your visit.