Visit Thinktank for fun and inspiring family day out, with over 200 hands-on exhibits and displays all under one roof
What You'll Get
- What’s included: entry for a child, concession, adult or a family of four to Thinktank Museum
- From steam engines and talking robots through to gurgling guts and a chocolate wrapping machine, the Museum has over 200 displays on science and technology
- Valid Monday - Sunday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.; last admission 4 p.m.
- Under 16s must be supervised by an adult. Children classed as those aged 3-15
- Those aged 65 and over have to buy an adult ticket
- Free admission for children under 3
- Does not include admission to Planetarium which is chargeable at £2.50
- More details
Thinktank, Birmingham Science Museum is located in Birmingham city centre and is designed to help visitors learn about the fascinating world of science, with over 200 hands-on exhibits and displays all under one roof. Sciene aficionados can explore deepest space, find out how doctors perform life-saving surgery and travel back in time to Birmingham’s astonishing industrial past.
Explore MiniBrum – the new child-sized mini city filled with shops, a construction site, a doctor’s surgery, a park, baby sensory zones plus lots more. Visit the new 4K Planetarium and explore the outer reaches of space. Learn more about Birmingham’s industrial heritage and see steam engines, trains, cars and planes from yesteryear.
The centre is located in the heart of Birmingham’s Eastside within Millennium Point building, Thinktank Birmingham Science Museum provides an array of creative experiences aimed at teaching children and adults how fascinating science can be. Visitors can also refuel at the new Signal Box Café, offering hot and cold drinks and a wide range of delicious food and snack options.
The Fine Print
Valid 11 Nov 2019 - 14 Feb 2020. Limit 1 per 1 or 4 people, may buy 1 additional as a gift. One per family. No booking required. Present printed Groupon on arrival. Valid Mon-Sun 10am-5pm; last admission 4pm. Under 16s must be supervised by an adult. Children classed as those aged 3-15. Maximum of two adults per family ticket. Those aged 65 and over have to buy an adult ticket. For concessions classification, please see concession policy at http://www.birminghammuseums.org.uk/thinktank/visit. For enquiries, please contact 0121 348 8263. Does not include admission to Planetarium which is chargeable at £2.50. Excludes 24-26 Dec. Valid for option purchased only.
About Thinktank Birmingham Science Museum
Thinktank Birmingham Science Museum brings together the worlds of science, technology, astronomy, zoology, biology and more, demonstrated through 200 hands-on displays. Visitors can discover facts about the ancient past and learn about new inventions for the future. Guests to the Planetarium can marvel at the night's sky as they find out about what lies beyond our planet. Back on Earth, the science and industry collection represents 250 years of technological development using over 40,000 items. Tools and production machines provide an insight into the industrial heritage of Birmingham, alongside displays about engineering, musical instruments and computing. Visitors can also explore the natural world in the wildlife gallery which contains around 250,000 specimens that cover everything from botany to geology. They'll also be able to learn more about the science behind everyday life, human biology and modern medicine.