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Food and drink


Our café, located at the entrance to the Science and Industry Museum, is open from 09.30 Wednesday – Sunday during term time, and Monday – Sunday during school holidays.

Take a break and enjoy our delicious selection of hot and cold drinks, pastries, sandwiches, cakes and snacks. 

View the latest menu here

A selection of sandwiches on a wooden board
A close up a stack of chocolate brownies


The Bistro on Level 1 will be opened during busy periods, such as school holidays. 

Picnic areas

You are welcome to bring your own food to enjoy in our indoor or outdoor picnic areas, which are signposted throughout the museum. Please speak to a member of staff if you need further directions.

Part of the Science Museum Group