- Museums and Art Galleries
Suitable for ages: Young Children (4-8), Older Children (9-12) and Teenagers (13-18)
Venue type: Indoor
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
- Restaurant Onsite
- Snacks Available
- Picnics Allowed
- Wheelchair Friendly
- Toilets Available
- Baby Changing Available
- Disabled Toilets Available
- Parking Available On-site
- Pushchair Friendly
Getting There and Contact Information
Beckett Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS9 7LN, England
Click here to visit Thackray Museum's website
0113 244 4343
Standard Opening Times and Pricing
Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00
Third Thursday of Month 10:00 - 20:30
Adults (17+): £8.00
Kids (5-16): £5.00
Family from £24.50
45 minutes before attraction closes.
Assistance/Guide Dogs only
Pay and Display