National Science and Media Museum National Science and Media Museum

National Science and Media Museum

Pictureville, Bradford, BD1 1NQ, United Kingdom | 01274 202 030 | Website

Venue Description

The National Science and Media Museum explores the science and culture of light and sound technologies - inspiring the scientists and engineers of the future to see more, hear more, think more and do more. Our galleries and exhibition spaces help us illuminate world-famous collections in photography, film and television. You can get hands on in the state-of-the-art Wonderlab, filled with live experiments, thrilling shows and more than 20 mind-bending exhibits. Journey through popular photography, watch your favourite TV moments, explore the world of animation and get gaming in the Games Lounge! Our three cinema screens—including an IMAX theatre—allow us to showcase the magic of moving images from around the world in Bradford, the first UNESCO City of Film. Admission to the National Science and Media Museum is FREE (charges apply for cinemas/IMAX).


The National Science and Media Museum is committed to being open and accessible for everyone. If you have any special requirements, call us on 01274 202 030 and we’ll help you plan your visit. Lines are open 09.00–13.30 Monday to Friday, and there is a voicemail service available at other times. A small number of wheelchairs are available for use in the museum. These can be booked in advance by calling 01274 202 030. For more information please visit:

Accessibility Guide

Accessibility Guide Link:

Accessible Performances

The museum cinemas offer a number of accessible performances. Further information can be found on the website:


There are a number of Changing Places located throughout Bradford city centre; our nearest one is in City Park.


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COVID Precautions

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Assistance dog facilities

Other assistance dog facilities

Assistance dogs are welcome. If you wish to take your dog into one of our cinemas, please let our Box Office staff know when booking so that an aisle seat can be reserved. Our cinema staff will be happy to provide drinking water for your dog.

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  • Induction Loop
  • Disabled Parking
  • Online Booking

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