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Floor plan

Reduced opening hours and gallery closures

The Weston Discovery Centre is only open Saturdays and Sundays during term time. It is open Monday-Sunday during school holidays.

The Clore Natural History Centre is closed from 3.30pm on Thursdays during term time.

The Ancient World gallery, which includes the ancient Egyptian, ancient Greek, Anglo-Saxon and Roman displays is now closed until autumn 2016. This is due to an exciting development project for our Egypt galleries, including the addition of a new 'Mummy room'. Find out more about the Egypt gallery developments.  

Ground floor

Floor plan of ground floor

Floor one

Floor one

Floor two

Floor two

Floor three

Floor three

Floor four

Floor four
  • Dinosaurs - discover replica skeletons of dinosaurs, fossilised reptile footprints and Ice Age mammal bones.
  • Natural World - explore the canopy of a steamy jungle and see a magnificent lion in the African plains.
  • Community base- for group meetings and activities.

Floor five

Floor five
  • Space - look at rockets, telescopes, Moon rock and models of the solar system.
  • Time - see examples of clock and watch craftsmanship from 1500s to the 1960s.
  • Planetarium - blast off on a spectacular journey through
    space and time as the universe is revealed around you.
  • World Museum café