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National Science and Media Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Excellent and educational for any age

Have visited several times now and taken different people, love your exhibitions, your staff are... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Day our with the kids and family

We came here for a cheap day out to entertain the kids on a miserable day and it did not... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rachel S
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The National Science and Media Museum is a fabulous free museum in Bradford, West Yorkshire devoted to the science and culture of light and sound technologies. Filled with fun educational exhibits, including the state-of-the-art Wonderlab gallery...more
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Pictureville, Bradford BD1 1NQ, England
+44 844 856 3797
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Reviewed yesterday

Have visited several times now and taken different people, love your exhibitions, your staff are amazing, such a wonderful and fun day out for all the family.

Thank FreyjaFaery
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A lot of camera and film history. Interesting but not a lot to do. Very popular with kids and families. Crowded on the weekend. Narrow, tall building. Very long wait for food. Museum is free or donate if you wish. IMAX and other pay shows...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for a cheap day out to entertain the kids on a miserable day and it did not disappoint. The kids loved it. Loads of stuff to see and do for them. A lot of interactive stuff for them too. All in all...More

Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was only expecting a floor or so of interesting stuff, but ended up spending a good part of 3 hours there. Great place, lots of interactive stuff for children. Great for anyone interested in the history of photography.

Thank Alibobs71
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is completely over priced for the quality you get and the staff are slow with the cooked food. Coffee is nice though.

Thank Trip762762
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

More to do and see than I was expecting. Very interactive and nostalgic. Overall a nice and interesting day out.

Thank Elliot S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visited in August on a wet day. Ideal place to go. On 5 floors. Lots of interactive things to do. Staff helpful and friendly. Lots of different things to look at and participate in and look at

Thank rarebit
Reviewed 4 September 2018

This is a great place for both adults and children to explore. The cafe bar serves excellent food and drinks as well. Well worth a visit!

Thank Jill B
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Let's get one thing clear straight away, this used to be the National Media Museum (NMM), it lost its 'national' title - and funding a few years ago, and added science to make up for its losses. Its new name is Science and Media Museum...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

On 5 floors this is a very good attraction. We spent an afternoon visiting all floors and found them to be interesting and educational. We did think they could have included more about the early years of children's television but may be there is insufficient...More

Thank Anthony Paul H
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10 September 2018|
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Response from mumofthree3uk | Reviewed this property |
I took 6 year olds and they all enjoyed it. It’s not a full day though maybe 2 hours
1 October 2016|
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Response from jamie1578 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think am 18 month old would enjoy it has much has an older child . I took my 3 year old he just slept has for the 7 year old she could not keep still
26 January 2016|
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Response from Newmarskeman | Reviewed this property |
At least three hours.