The Science Museum

  • Cosmonauts: Birth of the Space Age
    Witness the epic feats and historic firsts behind the Soviet conquest of space
  • Gathered Leaves: Photographs by Alec Soth
    See the first major UK show by the award winning American photographer
  • Julia Margaret Cameron: Influence and Intimacy
    Discover the vibrant life and works of this pioneering photographer

Opening times

10.00–18.00, last entry 17.15

Cosmonauts and Media Space open Fridays until 22.00 (see exceptions), last entry to exhibitions 20.45

Latest opening information

Getting here

Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London, SW7 2DD
How to get here

Donations

Donate online or at the Museum

Events

In Conversation with Alfonso CuarĂ³n

The Oscar-winning director discusses his sci-fi thriller Gravity with journalist and broadcaster Samira Ahmed

Now booking

Leonardo: The Mechanics of Genius

Experience Leonardo da Vinci's technological visions and mechanical drawings made real

Shop

Cosmonauts gifts

Cosmonauts gifts

Treat yourself or friends to our space-themed gifts

Online

Watch Principia launch day video

Watch Principia launch day video

Visit

Discovery Motion Theatre

Discovery Motion Theatre

Online

Brought to Life

Brought to Life

Events

Lates

Lates

Lates explores the science
behind sexuality