Entry to the museum is free—donations welcome.
A ticket is required for some of our events, activities, galleries and special exhibitions.
Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 2DD
The Transport for London website can help you plan your journey by public transport.
Museum floor plan
Find out on which level all our object galleries, special exhibitions, interactive galleries, IMAX Theatre, simulators, cafés and other facilities can be found.
There are toilets (including accessible) and baby changing facilites on every level.
Wonderlab: The Equinor Gallery
Fuel your imagination and immerse yourself in a world of wonder at the most spectacular interactive gallery in the world.Book now
What to see and do for families
Explore all exhibitions, films activities and events at the museum suitable for families.
Treasure Hunters app
Play our award-winning photo challenge app (specially redesigned to support the Year of Engineering) in the museum, at home or just about anywhere you like!
Museum staff are on hand to offer assistance and can also provide help with the lifts for groups of visitors.
The Science Museum shop is bursting with exciting experiments, adult lifestyle gadgets, tech gizmos and much more.
You’ll find the perfect gift for every age, stage and pocket, from the budding scientist to the gadget-loving chef and everyone in between.