Friday 14 July 2017

Science Museum - Summer Fun at the Science Museum


Closes 3 September | Under 12's go free

Robots is our latest blockbuster exhibition which explores the epic history of humanoid robots, set across five different periods and places.
Interact with our resident robot actor, Robothespian, fist bump a robot, or get some fashion advice from our secretary robot, Inkha, all whilst learning how robots came into being and what they might mean for our future.
Get 10% off individual tickets when you book online. 

Think Like a Scientist at Wonderlab

Open daily | Level 3

'The best thing you can do in London with kids' Time Out

Order live experiments at our Chemistry Bar, see lightning strike before your eyes, play with forces on giant slides or travel through space under a canopy of stars.
This spectacular interactive science gallery will encourage your little one to think like a scientist. With talented Explainers on hand and explosive science demonstrations throughout the day, Wonderlab: The Statoil Gallery is a must this half term.

Christopher Nolan's Dunkirk

Screening from 21 July | IMAX Theatre | 12A

See Christopher Nolan's epic vision, Dunkirk, on one of the largest screens in the UK in our IMAX cinema. Starring One Direction's Harry Styles in his acting debut, learn more about World War II and this defining moment in history.
Also starring Cillian Murphy, Kenneth Branagh, Mark Rylance and Tom Hardy.

Free Things to do in the Museum

Across the Museum until September

We're putting on a selection of free drop-in workshops and activities for kids of all ages this summer. Join us for a Bubble Show, play Numberjump in our Mathematics Gallery or find out more about rockets in Rocket Mice. Please check our website for more information.

Tim Peake's Spacecraft

Until 11 September | Level 0

See the TMA-19M capsule, the very Soyuz capsule that carried Major Tim Peake home from the International Space Station last year. This little capsule has survived a 400km journey from outer space.
Can you spot the charring from its fiery descent?

Shake Bar

Cool off at our ice-cream and milkshake bar

Indulge your sweet tooth at our Shake Bar. Serving a variety of sweet treats, coffees and made to order sundaes and milkshakes in order to keep you cool this summer.
Find the Shake Bar right outside Wonderlab.

SENsory Science Night

5 August

Have you ever wondered if museum objects truly come alive once the lights go out? Find out at this exclusive after-dark exploration.
SENsory Science Night is for young people aged 7–14 with special education needs, and their families.