Free entry – Donate online or at the museum Open 10am – 5pm daily


  • Free
  • 30-minute sessions between 10am and 5pm
  • Great Western Warehouse
  • Step-free access throughout. Wheelchair-accessible toilets in Warehouse Restaurant restaurant nearby. Read our facilities guide.

Experiment! is our interactive science gallery with lots of hands-on exhibits and puzzles to enthuse and inspire young minds.

There are 25 interactive exhibits, 3D and logic puzzles, and a special under area for children under 5 years old.

You may find it helpful to divide your pupils into smaller groups with someone to help them read text panels and encourage them to talk about their observations and discoveries.

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