See and do
Mission to Mercury: Bepi Colombo
Come face-to-face with a full-size engineering model of BepiColombo, the European Space Agency’s first ever spacecraft to explore Mercury.
The Sun: Living With Our Star
Discover the story of humanity’s ever-changing relationship with our nearest star—The Sun.Book now
Superbugs: The Fight For Our Lives
Explore the global challenge of antibiotic resistance, view real bacteria and see the innovative tech used to make superbugs a thing of the past.
The Last Tsar: Blood and Revolution
Explore the extraordinary lives and deaths of Tsar Nicholas II and his family and uncover the science behind one of the greatest mysteries of the 20th century.Book now
Astronights is a special overnight event for 7–11-year-olds, featuring exciting workshops and shows, an IMAX film, and a sleepover at the Science Museum.
Space Descent VR with Tim Peake
Take an immersive 360° virtual reality trip through space with astronaut Tim Peake as your guide.Book now
Join a team of space-walking astronauts on a critical mission to repair the Hubble Space Telescope, one of the most difficult and important tasks in NASA’s history.Book now
Mathematics: The Winton Gallery
Visit our bold and thought-provoking gallery to explore the role mathematics has played in building our world.
Get the scoop on the most surprising science stories and the biggest breakthroughs.
Future Technologies in Music: A panel discussion hosted by Jarvis Cocker
What does the future hold for musicians and consumers?
The Last Tsar: Blood and Revolution exhibition tour
Discover the lives and deaths of one of history’s most intriguing families.
Find out what amazing inventions came from marvellous mistakes in this family storytelling session.
A Beautiful Planet 3D (U)
Experience Earth like never before in a breathtaking portrait of the planet captured from the International Space Station.Book now
Volunteer highlights tour
Take a tour of the Museum with one of our knowledgeable volunteer guides.