Go behind the scenes to discover the tech, kit and tricks of the trade used to capture the drama of live sport.Click to read more
Think like a scientist in Wonderlab, our newest and most interactive gallery exploring light and sound through mind-bending exhibits and spectacular live shows.
Go behind the scenes to discover the tech, kit and tricks of the trade used to capture the drama of live sport.
Journey through the enchanted wood in this storytelling adventure, perfect for younger visitors.
You’ll experience space and light in a whole new way with this rocket-fuelled live show. It’s out of this world!
An evening of music magic! As part of the BBC’s Music Day celebrations, we’ll introduce you to our Sound Technologies collection, host talks from special guests, and present a rare film screening.
Step into another world with incredible VR and AR highlights from Sheffield Doc/Fest.Coming soon
A film festival celebrating the past, present and future of cinema. Full programme now available.Tickets on sale
A display of Ken Danvers’ behind-the-scenes photographs of widescreen film-making in the 1950s and 60s.
Explore our collection and get a behind-the-scenes glimpse at some of the treasures which aren’t on permanent display.
Early Birds is our special early-morning event for families with children who have an Autism Spectrum Condition, anxiety disorder, or Special Educational Need.
Join us for a free adults-only night at the museum packed with exclusive shows, live experiments and fun activities.
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.
Grab a booth and discover the best, rarest and most extraordinary films and TV programmes from the BFI National Archive. More than 2,500 titles are available to view—all for free.
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.
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.