Science and Industry Museum

Type:Museum

Liverpool Road
Castlefield
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M3 4FP

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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:

  • tongl412
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    great museum with hundreds super vintage video games to play!!
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 23rd August 2019
    great museum esp for the game centre inside, it collects computer games from long times ago and let visitors to play! Read full review
  • JonDoe04134
    Lidingo, Sweden
    Good thing that it's free
    4 of 5 stars
    Friday, 23rd August 2019
    The layout of the exhibitions was chaotic and the hands-on exhibits were rather dedicated for young visitors. But I couldn't help but like the place anyway due to the history of industrial Manchester... Read full review
  • WelshDan1966
    Not what it used to be
    3 of 5 stars
    Friday, 23rd August 2019
    We used to visit the museum regularly up until about eight years ago because it was a fantastic and engaging day out for all of the family. This was our first visit for a time and we were all... 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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