Educational Information

With hands-on galleries, unique exhibits, curriculum-based schools events educational theatre and stunning IMAX films, a visit to the Science Museum in London offers memorable and inspirational learning experiences for pupils of all ages.

Suitable for the following key stages:

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

Covers elements of the following subjects:

  • Art & Design
  • Design/Tech
  • Drama
  • History
  • Science

School groups rates

Admission to the Museum is free.

Charges apply for some events and special exhibitions with schools benefiting from educational discounts.

Duration

  • 03 Hours
  • :
  • 30 Mins

Estimated visit time

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Booking Details

To book your visit to the Science Museum, please contact the Learning Support Office.

 

Learning Support Office

phone-icon 020 7492 4777                                
Booking Info

 

Event Times

Open daily 10.00-19.00
Last entry 18.15
Closed 24 ,25 and 26 December

Venue

Science Museum
Exhibition Road
London
SW7 2DD

  • Information about accessibility throughout the museum, including parking, wheelchair access, lifts, assistance dogs, Braille resources, BSL tours, induction loops and infrared systems can all be found here

    Access Details

Travel Information

  •  Nearest Train Station - London Victoria (1.7 miles) Find on map
  • Nearest Tube Stop - South Kensington (0.3 miles) Find on map
  • TFL offers free off peak tube travel for school parties, Mon - Fri. Find out more
  • Nearest Coach Bay - Cromwell Road (0.1 miles)
  • Nearest Bus Routes - 360, 345, 430, 14, 74, 414, 70, C1, 10, 452, 9, 52, 49 Plan bus journey

Recommended Package Providers

School travel operators can arrange and book all elements of a school trip, including accommodation, travel and tickets for events. A selection of school travel operators are listed below.

Booking Details

To book your visit to the Science Museum, please contact the Learning Support Office.

 

Learning Support Office

phone-icon 020 7492 4777                                
Booking Info

Education Pack

Alongside  amazing exhibits and hands-on galleries the Science Museum offers a range of events and experiences for pupils of all ages – from storytelling sessions for younger pupils to shows and workshops for older students.

Visit the Science Museum's Education Department website at sciencemuseum.org.uk/educators to find out more about your school can benefit from the range of activities and resources on offer.

  • Sign up for Educators  e-newsletters
  • Download free learning resources
  • Watch a range of exciting videos
  • Find out more about teacher CPD and events
  • Book an in-school demonstration or workshop