Visit the museum

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

Open from 10.00 - 18.00 every day except 24 to 26 December. Last entry 17.15.

Entry is free, but charges apply for the IMAX 3D cinema, simulators and some special exhibitions.

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Book tickets for stunning science films in the IMAX 3D cinema and our motion-effects theatres.

New galleries

The new Welcome Wing galleries

Check out our new galleries, Antenna, Who am I? and atmosphere ...exploring climate science

Museum calendar

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

Science Museum Lates

Science Museum Lates

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

Science Night

Science Night

An evening of fantastic activities for kids rounded off by camping in the Museum overnight.

Birthday Parties

Children at the Science Museum

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

Museum map

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Coming to visit? Plan your day using our interactive map of the Museum.

Getting here

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Trains, planes and automobiles - or just buses, tubes and by foot. Plan your route to the Museum.

Maps and trails

Museum map

Coming to the museum? Plan your visit with these downloadable maps and themed trails.

Science Museum Live on Tour!

Kids watching a show

The Science Museum is coming to a theatre near you with a fantastic live show to blow your mind and challenge your brain.