From an ancient Scandinavian sun horse to Jimmy Carter's solar panels from the White House, The Sun tells the story of our ever-changing relationship with our closest star.Click to read more
Join us for an exclusive live screening of one of the Royal Institution's Christmas Lectures, written and presented by mathematician and TV and radio personality Dr Hannah Fry.Book now
From the centre of the solar system to the middle of the dance floor, the Science and Industry Museum is the place to be this October half term.See what’s on
Don't miss this extra special live edition of the award-winning Science(ish) podcast.Book now
Walk on sunshine at our adults-only after hours Late, bursting with solar science inspired by our latest exhibition.Book now
Find out more about the scientists who made the Bank of England's shortlist to be the face of the new £50 note, and discover why Alan Turing was a worthy winner.
From an ancient Scandinavian sun horse to Jimmy Carter's solar panels from the White House, The Sun tells the story of our ever-changing relationship with our closest star.Book now
By road or by air, this city’s inventors and engineers made a big impact on the way we travel today. See the cars, bikes and aeroplanes that got industrial Manchester moving.
From the printing press to modern computing, discover how technological advancements have made it possible for us to communicate further and faster.
Stare into the mirror of infinity, create a tornado, and watch your own skeleton ride a bicycle. Play with 25 hands-on exhibits and see science in action.
Manchester is built on cotton. Our Textiles Gallery tells the story of the people, products and pioneers that made it and their continuing legacy in our city and our world today.
Thread your way through Manchester’s rich legacy of industrial innovations, scientific discoveries and ideas that changed the world.
Find out how George Stephenson designed the Liverpool and Manchester Railway against the odds, and see how it changed Manchester and the world.
Go back in time to the working mills of 150 years ago, experience the deafening sounds of the machinery and find out what life was like for thousands of mill workers.
This lively show tells the story of how science and industry came together in Manchester, shaping our lives today.
Who will you support? Player 1 or Player 2? Take control of this live science show as different experiments battle it out to be crowned your winner.