Science Museum: Happy Star Wars Day!

Last chance to book early bird tickets for our huge Sci Fi exhibition | View in browser

Celebrate Stars Wars Day with discounted tickets for Science Fiction: Voyage to the Edge of Imagination

May the 4th be with you! We are giving you exclusive extended access to early bird tickets for our upcoming exhibition. You might think that your eyes can deceive you, however, we encourage you to trust them.

All species are welcome on this journey deep into hyperspace…

Book your boarding pass

We’ve also got some extra-special events to look forward to

We have a whole host of Sci Fi-related activities coming to the Science Museum soon.

From Science Fiction-themed Astronights (perfect for young Jedi training) to panel discussions asking questions such as Are We Turning into Cyborgs?* There is something for everyone – be they on the light or dark side of the Force…   *Droids are encouraged to come along for this particular event…See what’s on

More intergalactic fun

Science Fiction Debuts Writing Prize


Calling all budding science fiction writers! To celebrate Science Fiction opening in October, we’re joining forces with major publisher Hodder & Stoughton to launch a new writing prize.

Submissions open: 4 June 2022

Find out more

The Science of Lightsabers

To mark this special day, Science Director Roger Highfield discusses this iconic Jedi weapon with Swiss fusion physicist Federico Felici.

 In this illuminating blogpost, both scientists ask the question: How might Lightsabers actually work?

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“This will be an exhibition long remembered…”