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Thinktank Birmingham Science Museum

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Thinking caps are what’s called for at Thinktank, the award-winning museum with over 200 hands-on displays, from steam engines and talking robots to gurgling guts and even a chocolate wrapping machine!  

Explore over 4 floors packed full of enlightening and fun displays, including learning about space in a variety of shows at the incredible 4K Planetarium and find out how mechanics and transportation work at the outdoor Science Garden. Plus, your little ones can explore their own MiniBrum, featuring a transport zone, shops, homes, park, construction site and sensory areas for babies.
Everyone can test out smart ways to recycle rubbish or unearth creatures like the Jurassic Crocodile! There’s even an outdoor play area designed to encourage under 7s to explore and discover the wonderful world of science.
  • Over 200 interactive exhibits
  • Shows held at the 4K Planetarium
  • The Science Garden, an outdoor play area

Opening hours

School Holidays 
Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00 

Term Time
Wednesday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00
Closed 24th - 26th December

Last Entry

1 hour before attraction closes



Millennium Point, Curzon Street,
West Midlands,
B4 7XG,

Phone number

0121 348 8000


General Admission (including Gift Aid)
Adults: £15.40
Kids (3-15): £11.30
Concessions: £11.30
General Admission without Gift Aid
Adults: £14.00
Kids (3-15): £10.25
Concessions: £10.25
Under 3s go free
Planetarium Show: £2.50 per person
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There is an ATM available

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