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  Opening hours

Free entry.

Open Tuesday-Sunday, 12-5 pm


   Groups need to book in advance

  LIFT OUT OF ACTION: our lift which offers disabled, level access to the Basement only — is temporarily out of action. 


Join our experts as they put a selection of our working scientific instruments through their paces. It's rare we have a chance to handle these objects, so we hope you enjoy seeing them come to life as much as we did.






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