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
We have three cinemas, including the region's biggest IMAX. Enjoy everything from the newest 3D blockbusters to classic movies, independent films and live theatre broadcasts.
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
Journey with us through the enchanted wood in this storytelling adventure, perfect for younger visitors.New
Discover sound as you’ve never heard it before in an exciting, explosive free live show.
In partnership with BBC Four, Britain in Focus: A Photographic History explores the changing ways we share and consume photographs.
Poetics of Light reveals enchanting imagery from around the world, all captured using photography’s most primitive technique: the pinhole camera.
Explore our collection and get a behind-the-scenes glimpse at some of the treasures which are not on permanent display.
Try something new, do something different! Join us for Lates, an adults-only night at the Museum packed with exclusive shows, live experiments and fun activities.Coming soon
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.
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!
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.