Think like a scientist in Wonderlab, our newest and most interactive gallery exploring light and sound through mind-bending exhibits and spectacular live shows.Click to read more
From Early Years to Key Stage 4 and beyond, the National Science and Media Museum provides stunning opportunities to learn about the principles of light and sound and the science behind photography, film and television.
Inspire your class with our exciting interactive science shows, workshops and galleries, or experience a 3D documentary in our spectacular IMAX cinema—the biggest screen in the region.
Students can explore the universe with light in this interactive show—it's out of this world!
Can you set fire to sound? Speak like a Dalek? Create an indoor thunderstorm? Find out in this interactive show.
Embark on a journey to discover the illuminating science of light in this interactive show.
Discover the mystery of the Cottingley fairies in this storytelling adventure for early years and KS1.
Learn about different types of animation, make clay models, and work in groups to create your very own animation.
Explore the impact of humanity on the planet Earth with stunning footage captured by astronauts aboard the International Space Station.
Explore how engineers push the limits of innovation in unexpected and amazing ways.Coming soon
Journey into the jungle and across the savannah, follow orphaned orang-utans and elephants, and meet the extraordinary people who care for these incredible animals.
An exploration of phenomena that can't be seen with the naked eye. Discover hidden worlds that are all around you.
Experience a year in the life of hundreds of dinosaurs as they face the challenges of a changing world.
Prepare for lift-off with the first 3D live-action film to be shot in space. Travel 220 miles above Earth and learn the amazing story behind the International Space Station.
Think like a scientist in Wonderlab, our newest and most interactive gallery exploring light and sound through mind-bending exhibits and spectacular live shows.
Take a journey through the history of photography. Step into a 19th century portrait studio, see hundreds of incredible objects from our collection, and watch the world's first moving colour film.
Discover original models and artwork from over 100 animations, meet your favourite characters and see science in action!
Explore the development, significance and cultural impact of TV—the most influential invention of the 20th century.