Bookings are open for visits up to 31 March 2023. You can now book your group visit online.
From KS1 to KS5 and beyond, the National Science and Media Museum provides stunning opportunities to learn about the principles of light and sound, climate change, the science of space and more.
Inspire your class with an exciting interactive learning package, experience a 3D documentary in our spectacular IMAX cinema—the biggest screen in the region—or explore our learning resources.
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Spend the day exploring the universe with an out-of-this-world science show, a visit to Wonderlab and the option to add an IMAX screening.
Students will experience sound as they’ve never heard it before with a visit to Wonderlab, an explosive live show, plus the option to add an IMAX screening.
Maths and Coding Day
Discover the forgotten pioneers of modern-day computer code and find out how the natural beauty of maths is hidden all around us with this day-long learning package.
Light It Up!
Embark on a journey to learn about the science of light in this illuminating interactive show.
Enjoy technology in action in our brilliantly retro Games Lounge. Play your way through gaming history with classic games, from Pac-Man to Super Mario Kart.
IMAX 3D: Our Blue Planet—For schools
Be taken on a global odyssey to discover the largest and least explored habitat on Earth—our oceans.
IMAX 3D: Wild Africa—For schools
A spectacular journey across the wildest continent on Earth, following a family of elephants on their epic search for water.
IMAX 3D: Asteroid Hunters—For schools
Narrated by Daisy Ridley, Asteroid Hunters 3D ventures into deep space for a fascinating look at asteroids, their cosmic origins and the potential threat they pose to our world.
IMAX 3D: Antarctica—for schools
Experience a spectacular 3D exploration of the mysterious and wild continent of Antarctica.
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.
How did our lives change when the internet was born? Find out in the world’s first gallery dedicated to the social, technological and cultural impact of the web.