Science Museum - Opening hours, Address, Ticket Prices, What's On

About the Science Museum

One of the great Victorian era museums devoted to the history of industry and sciences.

Lots of themed galleries ranging from the early days of the industrial revolution right up to the space age and computing.

Expect lots of large original artifacts, huge steam engines, rocket engines, cars and right in the roof, a vast collection of aircraft.

Address

Science Museum,
Exhibition Road,
London,
SW7 2DD

Admission Charges

Entry is FREE

Link to Science Museum's website

Science Museum Opening Hours

This Week

Sun
20th Oct
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Mon
21st Oct
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Tues
22nd Oct
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Wed
23rd Oct
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Thur
24th Oct
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Fri
25th Oct
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Sat
26th Oct
10:00am - 6:00pm
 

Next Week

Sun
27th Oct
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Mon
28th Oct
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Tues
29th Oct
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Wed
30th Oct
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Thur
31st Oct
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Fri
1st Nov
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Sat
2nd Nov
10:00am - 6:00pm
 

 

Exhibitions Open Now

Free  
The Art of Innovation explores the relationship between science and art over the past 250 years, and how it has helped to interpret, study and explore the world around us.
(Open 25th Sep 2019 to 24th Jan 2020)
Free  
Highlights include self-driving cars, autonomous flying drones and smart underwater vehicles like the Autosub Long Range Boaty McBoatface.
(Open 12th Jun 2019 to 21st Dec 2019)
Free  
A series of striking photographs of science in action will soon go on display at the Science Museum as part of the Royal Photographic Society’s inaugural Science Photographer of the Year competition.
(Open 7th Oct 2019 to 5th Jan 2020)
Free  
Discover the remarkable world of codebreaking, ciphers and secret communications in use by British and foreign governments.
(Open 10th Jul 2019 to 18th Jan 2020)

Forthcoming events at Science Museum

In a series of gruesome activities not for the faint-hearted, visitors can test their ‘attractiveness’ to blood-sucking mosquitoes or embark on a medical journey through the bloodstream in study of cuts, scabs and bruises.
 Wednesday, 30th Oct: 6:45pm to 10pm
 
2019-10-30
2019-10-30
An evening dedicated to Alan Turing, code-breaker and father of modern computing.
 Friday, 8th Nov: 6:30pm to 10pm
 
2019-11-08
2019-11-08
Science, commerce and fast fashion collide in Alexander Mackendrick’s 1951 Ealing comedy classic.
 Friday, 15th Nov: 7pm to 9pm
 
2019-11-15
2019-11-15

The Man in the White Suit (U) + Q&A

Two of Britain’s most celebrated figures who work in fields – chemistry and cinema – which, on the surface, appear to be completely unconnected. But are they really so different?
 Wednesday, 27th Nov: 7:30pm to 8:30pm
 
2019-11-27
2019-11-27

 Stephen and Martyn Poliakoff in Conversation

A screening of the movie, followed by Q&A with the film screenwriter and a US-based historian specialising in the history of science
 Wednesday, 27th Nov: 7:30pm to 9:50pm
 
2019-11-27
2019-11-27

 Jurassic Park (2D) Introduced by David Koepp

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