How to make a robot: The Knowledge

Saturday 24 June
Join us for a day of expert talks on robotics

Guardian Live: A Robot's World? (Live subtitles)

Friday 30 June
Panel discussion on the global influence of robots

Drone building workshop: The Knowledge

Saturday 8 July
Build and keep your own Micro Drone

When Will Robots Outsmart Us? (Live subtitles)

Friday 21 July
Panel discussion on the future of intelligent robots

Robots 3D IMAX Film

From 9 February
Find out what it takes to make a humanoid robot


Robots shop

Update your personal robots collection with exciting robots kits, prints, fashion and books, including Robots: the 500-Year Quest to Make Robots Human and Super-Intelligent High-Tech Robots.

Shop online or visit the Robots Shop on Level 1.

Monday–Friday: 11.00–15.00
(Until 17.00 during school holidays)

After emerging from a world of robots, stop off for lunch or a snack at the Robots Café, where you can indulge in a delicious robot themed cake and something from our hot drinks menu.

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With additional support from:

Engineering and Physical Science Research Council
Federal Department of Foreign Affairs Switzerland
The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation
The Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation
The Mercers' Company

With thanks to supporters of the automaton lathe conservation:

The Charles Hayward Foundation
The Worshipful Company of Turners
The Worshipful Company of Ironmongers
And all generous individual donors