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

Science Museum


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
18th Aug
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Mon
19th Aug
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Tues
20th Aug
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Wed
21st Aug
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Thur
22nd Aug
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Fri
23rd Aug
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Sat
24th Aug
10:00am - 6:00pm
 

Next Week

Sun
25th Aug
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Mon
26th Aug
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Tues
27th Aug
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Wed
28th Aug
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Thur
29th Aug
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Fri
30th Aug
10:00am - 6:00pm
 
Sat
31st Aug
10:00am - 6:00pm
 

 

Exhibitions Open Now

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  
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)

 

Exhibitions Opening Soon

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  
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)

Forthcoming events at Science Museum

At the Science Museum’s August Lates, visitors can catch a unique glimpse into the AI-driven tech that could shape the habits, behaviour and society of tomorrow.
 Wednesday, 28th Aug: 6:45pm to 10pm
 
2019-08-28
2019-08-28
A panel of authors and journalists come together to discuss the disturbing re-emergence of scientific research into racial differences.
 Wednesday, 28th Aug: 7:30pm to 9pm
 
2019-08-28
2019-08-28

What does race science look like in the 21st century?

The Science Museum has joined forces with CompBioMed to assemble a panel of experts to explore the future of this incredible technology.
 Wednesday, 25th Sep: 7:30pm to 8:30pm
 
2019-09-25
2019-09-25

The Future of Quantum Computing

Science Museum Map


Nearby Venues

1. Victoria and Albert Museum
2. Natural History Museum
3. Polish Institute and Sikorski Museum
4. Kensington Palace
5. Carlyle's House
6. National Army Museum
7. Chelsea Physic Garden
8. Apsley House
9. Wellington Arch
10. The Design Museum
11. 18 Stafford Terrace
12. Leighton House Museum
13. The Royal Mews
14. The Queen's Gallery
15. Spencer House

16. Guards Museum
17. Royal Institution (inc Faraday Museum)
18. Handel House Museum
19. Wallace Collection
20. British Dental Museum
21. Sherlock Holmes Museum
22. The Photographers' Gallery
23. Anaesthesia Heritage Centre
24. Churchill War Rooms
25. Mall Galleries
26. Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA)
27. British Council London
28. Jewel Tower
29. Canada House Gallery
30. Museum of Brands, Packaging and Advertising