Visit The Museum of Science and Industry for a family day out with a difference!
  • Liverpool Rd, Manchester
    M3 4FP
Visit The Museum of Science and Industry for a family day out with a difference. From sensory play to spectacular shows, interactive hands-on activities and more, there’s something for all ages to enjoy.

Prepare for an amazing and entertaining family day out filled with interactive shows, lively demonstrations and of course, a bit of good old fashioned dressing up.

Our fantastic team of Explainers will help you get the most out of your visit. Join them for fast paced family shows and entertaining demonstrations of our historic steam engines and textile machinery.

Can you lift a Mini? Could you shake hands with yourself? Or make a tornado? Try all of this and more in Experiment! – a gallery full of interactive, hands-on activities to keep kids (and their grown-ups) entertained. 

If you’re visiting at the weekend or during the school holidays, there are extra shows and hands-on workshops for everyone to enjoy. These are all listed on our website.

If you’re visiting with little ones, ask a member of staff about our fun resources and dedicated areas that have been created for 0 - 4 year olds.

Keep the kids entertained and buy them a guidebook. It’s packed with puzzles, games and fun facts to help them get more out of their visit.

We’ve got baby changing facilities across our site, and a special children’s menu in our Bistro.  We also have a family picnic area.

For more information, visit http://bit.ly/2nZEBaG

Future dates
  • Wednesday 22nd November 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Thursday 23rd November 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Friday 24th November 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Saturday 25th November 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Sunday 26th November 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Monday 27th November 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Tuesday 28th November 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Wednesday 29th November 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Thursday 30th November 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Friday 1st December 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Saturday 2nd December 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Sunday 3rd December 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Monday 4th December 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Tuesday 5th December 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Wednesday 6th December 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Thursday 7th December 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Friday 8th December 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Saturday 9th December 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Sunday 10th December 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Monday 11th December 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Tuesday 12th December 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Wednesday 13th December 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Thursday 14th December 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Friday 15th December 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Saturday 16th December 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Sunday 17th December 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Monday 18th December 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Tuesday 19th December 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Wednesday 20th December 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Thursday 21st December 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Friday 22nd December 10:00am until 5:00pm
  • Saturday 23rd December 10:00am until 5:00pm
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