What's On


With seven floors of galleries to explore, three cinemas including Yorkshire's biggest IMAX screen, and a packed programme of events, you're sure to find something to inspire you.

Use the tabs above or the calendar to the right to find out what's on and plan your visit.

 

Cinemas

 

Families

  • Optical Toys Demonstration

    Discover the history of animation in our live demo of optical toys, from the thaumatrope to our very own Lego Zoetrope.
    15 mins | Suitable for ages 5+

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Learning

  • Collection Tours

    Join one of our curators on a voyage of discovery, getting a behind the scenes glimpse at some of the treasures which are not on permanent display.
    45 mins | Suitable for ages 12+

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Adults

  • Collection Tours

    Join one of our curators on a voyage of discovery, getting a behind the scenes glimpse at some of the treasures which are not on permanent display.
    45 mins | Suitable for ages 12+

    More about Collection Tours