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 Key Stage 1 to Higher Education, the National Science and Media Museum provides stunning opportunities to learn about the science of light, sound, 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.
Explore the powerful science of sound in a brand new interactive show.New
Discover the illuminating science of light in a brand new interactive show.New
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.
An exploration of phenomena that can't be seen with the naked eye. Discover hidden worlds that are all around you.
Take a peek into the future and discover the spellbinding story of revolutionary robots. Meet robot 'actor' RoboThespian and explore the latest developments in robotics.
Experience a year in the life of hundreds of dinosaurs as they face the challenges of a changing world.
Explore the impact of humanity on the planet Earth with stunning footage captured by astronauts aboard the International Space Station.
Following a chipmunk and a mouse alone in the wild for the first time, this film reveals the great courage and skill our planet’s smallest creatures need to survive.
Learn about different types of animation, make clay models, and work in groups to create your very own animation.
Students can get an introduction to our collection and research facilities with a behind-the-scenes tour.
Join us for an evening of science, tech and wonder at our next STEM networking session for teachers.
Think like a scientist in Wonderlab, our newest and most interactive gallery exploring light and sound through mind-bending exhibits and spectacular live shows.New
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!
Hands-on light and magic will help you discover the science behind how we see the world around us. It's flash-bang fun for the whole family!
Explore the development, significance and cultural impact of TV—the most influential invention of the 20th century.