Thackray Medical Museum | Day Out With The Kids

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Thackray Medical Museum

5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)
  • Leeds
  • Indoor
  • Ages 4+
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Attraction Information

This museum is currently closed for redevelopment, planning on reopening in summer 2020 - check out their website for full details. 

Does your little one want to be a doctor when they grow up? With 9 interactive galleries to experience, the Thackray Medical Museum is an absolutely fascinating way to explore the history of medicine, suitable for the whole family.

The human body is incredible, most you won’t even know about! Get ready to explore the body in new ways with the interactive and multimedia displays at the Life Zone. The hands-on exhibits make for a great educational opportunity and the kids will hardly even know they're learning!

The rest of the museum takes you on a journey through the Victorian age to the present day, exploring the fascinating world of surgery and how breakthroughs in science have changed all your life for the better! If you want to learn as a group you won’t want to miss the family fun activities put on during the holidays. Learning’s never been so fun!

  • Interactive educational galleries
  • Learn about major medical breakthroughs
  • Family fun activities
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Opening hours

Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00 
Third Thursday of Month 10:00 - 20:30

Last Entry

45 minutes before attraction closes.

Pricing

General Admission
Adults (17+): £8.00
Kids (5-16): £5.00
Concessions: £7.00
Family from £24.50

Travel & Contact Information

Address

Beckett Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS9 7LN, England

Phone number

0113 244 4343

Map

Website

Click here to visit Thackray Medical Museum's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Pay and Display

Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

Yes, you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant and snacks are available.

Yes, Thackray Medical Museum is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.

Yes, Thackray Medical Museum have stated they are pushchair friendly.

Assistance/Guide Dogs only

Reviews

Lots to see and do 5 out of 5 stars

So much to see for all ages and some fab school holiday activities. Tickets last for a full 12 months so we'll definitely be returning.

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