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Museum of Science and Industry (MSI)

Type:Museum

Liverpool Road
Castlefield
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M3 4FP

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Museum of Science and Industry (MSI)

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
    3719
  • Very Good
    1709
  • Average
    398
  • Poor
    99
  • Terrible
    35

Recent Reviews:

  • Alitar1998
    Yeovil, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    good experience whatever your age
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 28th March 2017
    impressed that the museum asked only for voluntary donations. My husband is into engineering, building and can remember the working mills of Whitefield and thoroughly enjoyed learning more about his... Read full review
  • Sam F
    Leeds, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Interesting
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 26th March 2017
    What an interesting place, well worth a visit. For a free museum it was packed with fascinating things. Plenty to interest everyone. Read full review
  • kevin o
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Great place
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 24th March 2017
    A lot to learn here. There are quite a number of historic things like the 'baby' computer. Highly recommended for students and historians. 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.

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