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Thinktank Science Museum

Curzon Street | Curzon Street, Birmingham B4 7XG, England
+44 121 202 2222
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Great Fun

We had arrived in Birmingham after lunch so visiting Thinktank for only £3 each between 3 and 5pm... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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Surprisingly good

First thing: we have only paid £3 per person as it was after 3pm. For this money it was exceptional... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Borys Z
Limerick, Ireland
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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 via mobile

We had arrived in Birmingham after lunch so visiting Thinktank for only £3 each between 3 and 5pm seemed a bargain. This is an interactive experience on 4 floors with lots for kids of all ages. We were with our 10 and 12 year old...More

Thank AndyWatson
Reviewed 6 days ago

First thing: we have only paid £3 per person as it was after 3pm. For this money it was exceptional value! There are few floors with different theme on each and you can find many interesting things for different age groups. Staff is nice, place...More

Thank Borys Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thinktank is one of the most wonderful science museums there are. Very interactive, dynamic and educational. Even a 2 year old or a 30-something can have fun there. Lots of things to see and experience, learning while playing. The planetarium show is a good addition...More

Thank Laura R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very fun day educational displays to get involved with for kids we will be visiting again during the school holidays

Thank Starlight911x
Reviewed 1 week ago

Feels a bit expensive for the offered exhibition, but you can see a huge skeleton of the great deer and a skull of triceratops - both are incredibly impressive.

Thank Sasha P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited on recommendation of our son. Albeit pricey for 3 persons at £41, which included the reduced price for our adult son who is a student, I highly recommend a visit. I also recommend the extra fee to the planetarium. We opted for the...More

Thank LBSterling
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took 58 Year 4 children to ThinkTank to take part in the Big Sleuth. The children and staff had a wonderful time. The children had time to explore the different levels and work with an artist. The staff at ThinkTank are amazing. So full...More

Thank Jaleesa A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Didn't enjoy this as much as our visit 2 years ago. Many of the exhibits are out of action and the buttons don't work. Needs more for older children. Looking a bit tired

Thank Jane P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ive taken my children here a few times, and this time we travelled with some other members of my family and their two young children. We went on a quiet day and I still think its a great museum .. but given that it is...More

2  Thank Chester B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family of four spent over 6 hours here. For just over £40 I think that is excellent value for money. The staff are very friendly and knowledgeable. It was quieter than I expected but that just made it better for all of us. 4...More

Thank richardhK7775ZV
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Rosemary R
What age group is this for?
18 February 2017|
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Response from Tiziana M | Reviewed this property |
I would say between 7 and 17 years old. Very interesting place for all family though. Have a nice time.
what is the best way to get there from the seal life centre?
15 February 2017|
Response from jch21c1 | Reviewed this property |
Don't know, but it will take you about 25 minutes to walk. If by car use your satnav to the Millenium Point multi storey car park. However, as per my review, go early as you may have to queue to find an available space.
emma d
I'm getting the number 9 bus from Stourbridge to think tank. Where is the best place to get off the bus? Thanks
22 August 2016|
Response from mattyl149 |
The best place would be Colmore Row