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Science Museum


Science Museum, London

Interior view of the Science Museum on Exhibition Road in South Kensington, London, the museum houses various exciting and inspiring galleries exploring scientific themes including power, flight and space.

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About the Science Museum:

The Science Museum was founded in 1857 with objects shown at the Great Exhibition held in the Crystal Palace. The permanent displays are free and they have exceptional temporary exhibitions for all the family.


Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 2DD

Nearest Tube Station:

South Kensington

Telephone Number:

0870 870 4868

Opening Hours:

Seven days a week: 10am - 6pm.
Open every day except 24 to 26 December.


Admission is free to the permanent displays but tickets are needed for the IMAX 3D Cinema, simulators, and some special exhibitions.
Booking information.

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