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Museum of Science and Industry (MSI)

Type:Museum

Liverpool Road
Castlefield
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M3 4FP

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Fax: +44 0161 833 1471

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Museum of Science and Industry (MSI)

Ticket Prices

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult entryFree
Child entryFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From: M602, J3, 1.5 miles (2.4 km) Directions:

Public Transport Directions

Rail: Deansgate ¼ mile
Bus: 33 (First Buses), 2 (Free Metroshuttle)
Tram: Deansgate-Castlefield ¼ mile
Car Parking: £7.00 before 9.00am, £5.00 after 9.00am, £3.00 after 3.00pm

Awards

  • Regional and MiscellaneousTourism Website of the Year Tourism Website of the Year 2008
  • Regional and MiscellaneousTourism Experience of the Year Tourism Experience of the Year 2009

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    4069
  • Very Good
    1854
  • Average
    460
  • Poor
    111
  • Terrible
    41

Recent Reviews:

  • frances989
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Loss of financial support obvious!
    3 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 17th September 2017
    We took out 2 year old grandson to the museum, as he is very interested in moving parts etc. What a shock to discover when we arrived that the place is now run by volunteers. Not to say they are ding... Read full review
  • Alex L
    Chester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Downhill spiral
    3 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 17th September 2017
    When I first visited this place a few years ago it was superb. Great museum-style displays, along with the excitement of all the machinery running in the Power Hall and charming and authoritative... Read full review
  • Amanda L
    Chesterfield, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Good visit
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 17th September 2017
    Enjoyed our recent visit here with lots of interesting things to do and see, it's free too so perfect if you've got children. It's mainly from a manchester perspective and even if you're not from the... Read full review

Facilities

Attraction Facilities

  • Free Admission

Provider Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors - Hearing impaired
  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Visually impaired
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors - 4

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking - 180

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant

Payment Methods

  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Facilities

  • Conference facilities - Internet access
  • Toilets

Target Markets

  • Marketed Towards Families

Opening Times

open (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)
DayTimes

* Everyday 10am - 5pm (closed 24, 25, 26 Dec and 1 Jan).
Admission to the permanent collections is free for everyone. Admission charges apply for Special Exhibitions.

What's Nearby

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    0.77 miles away
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    0.97 miles away
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    A spectacular home to entertainment and the arts.

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