Science and Industry Museum
Manchester M3 4FP
Open daily 10.00–17.00
Entry to the museum is free
Under 12s must be accompanied by an adult
All our galleries are suitable for visitors with disabilities, and we also offer a range of services and aids to make your visit as comfortable as possible.
Many of our staff have special training and will be happy to help if you need advice during your visit. If you have any special requirements, call us on 0161 832 2244 and we’ll help you arrange your visit.
Read more about facilities and accessibility at the museum.
Food and drink
Enjoy coffee, breakfast, sandwiches and pastries in our café (08.00–17.00 Mon–Fri; 09.00–17.00 Sat–Sun), or fresh hot dishes, pizzas, salads and family meal deals in our bistro (daily from 11.00).
If you plan to visit the museum with more than 10 people, contact us ahead of time so we can help you plan your day. Fill out our group booking form to get in touch.
We are changing
The Science and Industry Museum stands on one of the most important industrial heritage sites in Europe. Over the next few years, we will be carrying out some crucial conservation and restoration work to our Grade I and II listed buildings, to ensure a successful and sustainable future for the museum.