Science and Industry Museum


Liverpool Road
Greater Manchester
M3 4FP

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Adult entryFree
Child entryFree

If you are visiting the museum, you must book a free Museum Admission ticket in order to enter the museum.
If you are attending an online or virtual event, you do not need to book a free Museum Admission ticket.

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Map & Directions

Public Transport Directions

Rail: the nearest train station is Deansgate (¼ mile away) and is approximately 10 minutes walk away

Bus: The free Metroshuttle bus (Route 1) stops outside of the Museum

Tram: The nearest Metrolink tram stop is Deansgate-Castlefield (¼ mile) and is approximately 10 minutes walks away.

Road Directions

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


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    Recent Reviews:

    • GVEAUS
      Trip Type:
      Great experience
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 15th November 2022
      Fantastic stop on our way to York from Liverpool. We arrived in time for the talk about the machines used and how they work. The staff are very knowledgeable and friendly! Read full review
    • Janette R
      Sandwell, United Kingdom
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      Great conference dinner venue
      3 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 19th November 2022
      Recent conference dinner used this as a venue - really unusual but food and service were really good. 3 course dinner, drinks and good service. A bit strange when signposted out of an automatic... Read full review
    • S7175OMjamesa
      Trip Type:
      Expensive and shoddy
      2 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 20th November 2022
      The museum was well laid out and consists of some interesting displays however, the exhibit 'history of computers' was £16 for the both of us which we simply refused to pay for.The music exhibit was... Read full review



    • 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

    Attraction Facilities

    • Free Admission


    • On-Site café/restaurant

    Payment Methods

    • MasterCard accepted
    • Visa accepted

    Provider Facilities

    • Conference facilities - Internet access
    • Toilets

    Provider Features

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

    Target Markets

    • Marketed Towards Families

    Dates and Opening Times

    Open (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)
    Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00

    * General Opening Text

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