Think like a scientist in Wonderlab, our newest and most interactive gallery exploring light and sound through mind-bending exhibits and spectacular live shows.
Be transported through space and time by Thresholds, an extraordinary VR experience from artist Mat Collishaw.Book now
Nudrat Afza’s photographs of female Bradford City fans capture the awesome highs and crushing lows of matchday at Valley Parade.
Rarely-seen selections from our archives explore the career of actress, writer and painter Lilli Palmer.
Embark on a journey to learn about the science of light in this illuminating interactive show.
Journey through the enchanted wood in this storytelling adventure, perfect for younger visitors.
Discover sound as you’ve never heard it before in an exciting, explosive free live show.
Have you ever wondered where animation came from? Join us to find out—then take centre stage in a live demo!
You’ll experience space and light in a whole new way with this rocket-fuelled live show. It’s out of this world!
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.
Discover original models and artwork from over 100 animations, meet your favourite characters and see science in action!