Eureka! The National Children’s Museum is an extraordinary fun-packed day out for families.

We are the only fully interactive museum totally dedicated to children aged 0-11 anywhere in the UK. Nothing is behind a glass cabinet! We have over 400 interactive, hands-on exhibits designed to inspire enquiring minds to find out about themselves and the world around them.

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    Discover 6 unique zones each with a different theme to explore. Make some noise and explore how music is created, experience the world of work and take over a child-sized town, and step inside giant body parts. Each zone is packed with equipment to explore, activities to do, and buttons to press. And with plenty of events throughout the year, from science experiments to interactive shows; it’s a different Eureka! experience every time.

    Pay once, and get in free for a year with an Annual Pass.

    Pricing Information

    Children & Adults over 3:  £12.95

    1-2 years:  £5.25

    Under 1's: FREE

    or free with an Annual Pass

    Opening Times

    Closed Mondays during school terms

    Term-time weekdays open 10am-4pm

    Weekends, half-terms, holidays and bank holidays open daily 10am -5pm.


    Discovery Road,, HX1 2NE


    By car Leave the M62 at J24 for Halifax. Follow the A629 to Halifax Town Centre, following the brown signs to the museum. A pay and display car park is available next to Eureka! with several disabled places. By public transport Eureka! is located next to Halifax Railway Station, which is on the Leeds

  • Facilities
    • Accessible by Public Transport
    • Facilities for Hearing Impaired
    • On Site Parking
    • Disabled Access
    • Facilities for Visually Impaired
    • Disabled Toilets
    • Guide Dogs Welcome
    Attraction: Facilities
    • Picnic Site
    • Shop
    • Toilets
    • Cater for Corporate Events
    • Groups Welcome
    • Cater for Educational Groups
    • Pre visit Available
    • Conference Facilities
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