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Museum of Science and Industry (MSI)

Type:Museum

Liverpool Road
Castlefield
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M3 4FP

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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

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

Road Directions

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

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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  • Very Good
    2002
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Recent Reviews:

  • linny78
    warrington
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Tim Peake (and the other 2 astronaut)'s Spacecraft was amazing!
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 21st April 2018
    I brought my 2 children to see the spacecraft that brought Tim Peake safely down to Earth and this really was the highlight of the day. The children loved the Experiment gallery. The Air and Space... Read full review
  • Jason W
    Shaw, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Spaced out
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 17th April 2018
    Went here to see the space capsule that Tim Peake traveled into space in. Fantastic exhibit .. would like to have touched it though ... don't know why, just one of those things. Didn't really go... Read full review
  • yvettehaines
    Cardiff, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Great afternoon out.
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 17th April 2018
    Very interesting visit. Well presented, lots of interactive presentations. Good cafe. Would recommend to anyone. 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 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
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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