Go behind the scenes to discover the tech, kit and tricks of the trade used to capture the drama of live sport.
Enchanted Wood family show
Journey through the enchanted wood in this storytelling adventure, perfect for younger visitors.
Exploring Space family show
You’ll experience space and light in a whole new way with this rocket-fuelled live show. It’s out of this world!
BBC Music Day
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
The Dengineers Half Term
This October half term, we’re bringing you lots of inventive free activities and events inspired by CBBC’s The Dengineers.
Meet the Dengineers
Don’t miss this chance to meet stars of CBBC’s The Dengineers! Hear behind-the-scenes stories from the show and pick up some brilliant Dengineering tips.
The Big Idea family show
This fun, free interactive show will help you discover how engineers use science to solve problems and create new technologies.
Early Birds is our special early-morning event for families with children who have an Autism Spectrum Condition, anxiety disorder, or Special Educational Need.
Panavision in Pictures
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.
Lates: Magic and Mystery
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.