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Museum of Science and Industry


Blow their minds with our brand new learning programme

Inspire and delight your class or group of budding innovators with an explosion of fun learning opportunities here at the Museum of Science & Industry in Manchester.

Our shows and demonstrations to suit all ages will open the door to a fascinating world of science and the story of Manchester as a world leader in science and technology.

Manchester is the place where science met industry and the modern world began, and our site is part of that heritage. We are home to 5 listed historic buildings and the world's oldest surviving passenger railway station.


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Explore learning opportunities for your group

Select from the following options to see curriculum led shows and activities that are suitable for your group.

Early Years

Our high energy, interactive shows and enhanced gallery visits are perfect for Early Years Foundation Stage groups.

Key Stage 1 and 2

Fire the enthusiasm of Key Stage 1 and 2 pupils with our programme of special performances designed to deliver STEM learning outcomes.

Key Stage 3 and 4

Visit with your Key Stage 3 and 4 group, and open the door to the story of Manchester as a world leader in science and technology.

STEM Network

Find out how you can call upon the free support of the Greater Manchester STEM network to inspire pupils towards a career in STEM subjects.

ESOL resources

Combine language learning with compelling stories about science and technology here in Manchester with our ESOL resources for Entry Level 1 to Level 1.

Contact us

If you have a question about our learning programme or you would like some help planning your visit, please get in touch.

Tel: 0161 833 0027 (8.30am - 4.30pm Monday - Friday)

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