Science Museum

Local nameScience Museum
LocationLondon, UK

All the admirers of science, technology, and mechanics should definitely visit this museum. Founded in 1857, it currently houses more than 300 000 exhibits. Whether you are into information technologies, space programs or e.g. flying, you will find something interesting here.

It is a great choice for those traveling on a budget because (as most of the British museums) it is free of charge.

There are many special exhibitions organised so be sure to check the official website to see what might interest you. Apart from that, you can also visit an IMAX 3D Cinema. The special exhibitions, as well as the cinema, are charged.

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Opening hours

Galleries close 30 minutes before the musuem closes.
Last entry at 5:15 pm

Closed: Dec 24 - 26


Admission to the museum is free. Donations are welcome.
Charges apply for the IMAX 3D cinema and some special exhibitions.

The London pass is applicable for the IMAX cinema.

More information and contact


Official Website



Phone +44 20 7942 4000

Address Exhibition Rd, London SW7, UK

Coordinates 51°29'50.256" N -0°10'33.904" E

Tours and activities: Science Museum

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