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10am – 5pm
(last admission 4.15pm)

Tickets last for 12 months – come as often as you like!

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Explore the incredible world of medicine

After completing our exciting four-million-pound redevelopment, we can’t wait for visitors to explore our new galleries. Follow the story of medicine as you wander through the grimy streets of Victorian Leeds, watch gruesome operations taking place in our 19th-century operating theatre, visit a 70s-style sexual health clinic, chart how well the world responds to crisis, and discover the medical innovations that changed the world.

What's on

Exhibition: You Choose

20 Jul 2024 - 5 Jan 2025

Hands On: Eye Dissection

20 Jul 2024 - 23 Aug 2024

Thackray Science LIVE: Ear Ear!

23 Jul 2024 - 29 Aug 2024

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  • We had a wonderful experience at the museum, so many interesting things to see and do.

  • Great place, lots to do….A must visit

  • Great fun for all ages!

  • Lots to see and do