Science and Industry Museum

Type:Museum

Liverpool Road
Castlefield
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M3 4FP

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Science and Industry Museum

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Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult entryFree
Child entryFree

Admission to the permanent collections is free for everyone. Admission charges apply for Special Exhibitions.

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:

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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Recent Reviews:

  • rcantill
    Macclesfield, United Kingdom
    Great place to visit, but it will be much better once the building/restoration work is finished
    3 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 15th October 2019
    As I say in my title. There is a lot of work going on at the minute making many of the exhibits and exhibition space inaccessible. The volunteers and explainers who we met though were lovely... Read full review
  • R7749IIpeterb
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Rather Disappointing
    2 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 15th October 2019
    I appreciate that there are renovations going on, but there really wasn't enough content to make the trek over from Sheffield worthwhile. Poor. Read full review
  • Mv6016
    Norwich, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Wonderful experience
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 17th October 2019
    Title says it all, not easy to park a car, can't wait to see what they can do with the rebuilt bit!! Read full review

Facilities

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

Attraction Facilities

  • Free Admission

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking - 180

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 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00

* * Everyday 10am - 5pm (closed 24, 25, 26 Dec and 1 Jan).

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