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.
What will you build, sense and discover? Play and explore science in action in Experiment, our free interactive gallery designed for the whole family to enjoy together.
Power UP, the ultimate hands-on, interactive gaming experience, returns to the Science and Industry Museum.Book now
Start your journey through Manchester's rich legacy of industrial innovations, scientific discoveries and ideas that changed the world.
Watch volunteers run our replica Baby and see how far computing has come since 1948.
Our expert Explainers are on hand to unravel some science secrets at Curiosity Stops throughout the museum.