Discover activities to support a range of curriculum topics for use in the classroom, in our galleries and beyond.
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In the meantime we have range of home learning resources, including educational games, videos and activities, which we hope can support you in working with your students remotely should you need it.
Given the uncertainty we are all facing together, it is not possible to say when our museums will be able to reopen to visitors, but we look forward to welcoming you back as soon as we can.
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, experience a documentary in our spectacular IMAX cinema, or explore our learning resources.
Think like a scientist in Wonderlab, our spectacular interactive gallery. Explore light and sound through mind-bending exhibits and amazing live shows.
Students can explore the universe with light in this interactive show—it’s out of this world!
Follow in the footsteps of astronauts and discover the real-life story of what it took to walk on the Moon.
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.
See real science in action with this live dissection exploring how the eye works.
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.
Learn how engineers push the limits of innovation in unexpected and amazing ways.
Experience a year in the life of hundreds of dinosaurs as they face the challenges of a changing world.
Follow orphaned orang-utans and elephants, and meet the extraordinary people who care for these incredible animals.
Explore the impact of humanity on planet Earth with stunning footage captured from space.
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.
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.