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Thinktank Science Museum

Curzon Street | Curzon Street, Birmingham B4 7XG, England
+44 121 202 2222
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Perfect for kids!

Took my two boys here recently and despite both being under 10 they found it absolutely fascinating... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Anna G
Warwickshire, United Kingdom
No wonder our educational standards are sliding down the drain

Went here for the first and last time today to see the "totality" exhibition. Don't bother... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ian M
Machynlleth, United Kingdom
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Thinktank is Birmingham's unique and award-winning science museum housed at Millennium Point in the heart of the city. This exciting attraction offers ten galleries of historical artefacts, modern interactives and fantastic futuristic facts. You can explore everything from aircraft and steam engines to intestines and taste buds - and even emotional robots! Thinktank is like nothing you've ever seen before and will stimulate your mind whatever your age.
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Curzon Street | Curzon Street, Birmingham B4 7XG, England
+44 121 202 2222
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Reviewed yesterday

Took my two boys here recently and despite both being under 10 they found it absolutely fascinating and plenty to keep them busy! The full size spitfires were their favourite! Enough to spend a full day out there if that's what you're looking for but...More

Thank Anna G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for the first and last time today to see the "totality" exhibition. Don't bother. Basically you don't see anything more by going than you get online. The Museum is so dumbed down, you would never believe it to be part of the university....More

2  Thank Ian M
Reviewed 1 week ago

family day out with 2 toddlers. never been before,quite expensive. very interesting, lots to see, planetarium was amazing, very knowledgeable guides.The adults enjoyed it more than the children, they were to young to appreciate the exhibits really.

Thank lyn s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went in the 6 week holidays and went with family. the kids area was awesome ! it was like a proper street with working traffic lights and phones and then the kids can pretend to work in the shops and cafes and doctors. There is...More

Thank katie r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took our grand kids there - several of the 'interactive' displays were not working and it was not that interesting - quite disapointed that the birthplace of the industrial revolution did not make more of it

Thank Martin M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We recently visited with our 3.5 year old son and 6 month old baby. Other than the planetarium (where no pushchairs are allowed) access throughout was good with a buggy. My son ran from attraction to attraction excitedly. Whilst older children (I'd say 5-12) would...More

Thank Kellou1981
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had arranged for my son to have a day as a helper and he had a blast with his guide,there were so many things he never knew that happened behind the scenes .After spending his morning with his guide we got to go round...More

1  Thank Suziekosta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous place to visit especially rainy day activity, lots to see and do for old and young alike. Places to eat and drink.

Thank roypat2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a surprise birthday day out for my 6year old granddaughter. It was a great visit. So much to see and do. The only down side was the dreadful service in the cafeteria. I ordered and got 2 hot meals, I went along to...More

Thank EnglandLilian
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Over 22 pounds for a pensioner and a 6 year old is extortionate. When is a consession not a consession, when it's the think tank.

1  Thank Kevin G
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samantha r
20 September 2017|
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Response from lynda m | Reviewed this property |
It's an amazing place for all ages, plenty of nostalgia, art works, videos, planetarium and a look into the future.
Mark T
16 September 2017|
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Response from bigbaddaz | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply, yes you can and it's well worth it
7 August 2017|
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Response from Graham669 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, access is very good, with at least two lifts!