From story time and imaginative play to Makaton-friendly adventures and curious moments, there's lots to inspire and entertain little learners on a visit to the Science and Industry Museum.
Discover inspiring new sights and sounds in our permanent galleries and displays. Head to ExperiDen, in our interactive gallery Experiment, to play and explore with building blocks, a pegboard, and sensory activities specially designed for our youngest visitors.
Build a textiles tower, weave colourful materials or spin your body like a bobbin in Textiles City, an interactive play space in the Textiles Gallery.
Explore our early years activities below and plan your visit.
Early years activities
Experitots is a regular event specially designed for children aged 0–4. During these playful sessions, toddlers and their adults are encouraged to play, explore and experiment together.Book now
Early years construction packs
Especially for Baby Builders and Mini Engineers, our Construction Packs contain everything you need to ‘work’ around the museum.
Calling all Mini Movers! Join us as we roll, clank, whirr and clack our way round the Textiles Gallery.
Unravel science secrets with our expert Explainers at Curiosity Stops around the museum.