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National Science and Media Museum

Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Great fun lots to do. For me not as good as before they done it up i liked it as it used to be im... read more

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Wendy P
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Excellent museum

Been here several times . Last visit to see tim peakes re entry module. Always something new to... read more

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Tony G
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The National Science and Media Museum is a fabulous free museum in Bradford, West Yorkshire devoted to the science and culture of light and sound technologies. Filled with fun educational exhibits, including the state-of-the-art Wonderlab gallery...more
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Pictureville, Bradford BD1 1NQ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great fun lots to do. For me not as good as before they done it up i liked it as it used to be im old school. But it's still great fun and very educational for children.

Thank Wendy P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Been here several times . Last visit to see tim peakes re entry module. Always something new to see. Well worth a visit and one of the highlights of a visit to Bradford

Thank Tony G
Reviewed 3 days ago

Along with the 1853 Gallery in Saltaire & Cartwight Hall Gallery, The National Science and Media Museum is a jewel in Bradford's cultural crown and worth a journey to visit. Whether your interests focus on the origins and development of photography, film, TV or the...More

Thank Swetrat
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went here to pass a few hours on a Saturday. Found it really interesting and informative. Some interactive exhibits, together with more traditional displays. Very impressed.

Thank AliSingle
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love the museum. It's always a great day out with the kids mine are 2 and 4, there are plenty of interactive exhibits and temp installations. They have a cafe downstairs that's reasonably priced, it's a shame it's so close to the gift shop-...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is always something different happening here, fantastic and interesting museum. Very knowledgeable staff as well

Thank jane w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a Saturday afternoon and spent at least 3 hours wandering around. Must admit I didn't understand all of the exhibits but there was plenty of chances for interaction and hands on play for kids and adults alike. The retro gaming area was...More

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Kids loved it lots of things to look at so there for missed the last room as it was just closing when we made it but definitely will visit again

Thank Gemma H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The café at the Media Museum is a must, gorgeous homemade cakes, fresh soup, wraps and I love their coffee. The staff are just lovely and of course the museum is well worth a visit for all the family. Brilliant all round.

Thank Dianne V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not as interesting as my first visit many years ago when it was more about the photography,television and film industry but it has moved with the times and is now more modern type of attraction with lots of hands on exhibits for schools etc, but...More

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September 30, 2016|
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Response from jamie1578 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think am 18 month old would enjoy it has much has an older child . I took my 3 year old he just slept has for the 7 year old she could not keep still
January 25, 2016|
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Response from Newmarskeman | Reviewed this property |
At least three hours.
January 17, 2016|
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Response from Netty_Scott | Reviewed this property |
No but there is a cheap pay and display behind it.