Investigating the conceptualisation of the telephone in literature from 1876 to the present day, this project contributes to cross-disciplinary debates regarding technology, language and culture.
The Science Museum Group’s work covers many different aspects, from conservation and curation to research and an extensive Learning programme.
Below you can find a selection of our work:
This 18-month partnership will see the Science Museum Group contribute to and improve content on Wikipedia.
A multi-partner international initiative, bringing together cultural organisations, policy makers, academics, professional bodies, support agencies, and communities of practice, to build digitally confident museums.
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Science Museum Group’s curators are researching stories and identifying objects to collect on the nation’s behalf.
The project will explore a range of data analysis approaches that will analyse catalogues, published material and knowledge graphs and build links
This ambitious project will transform public access to our historic items, enabling you to explore more of our national collection than ever before.
The co-creation of historical research and co-development of visitor experience in China and the UK.
On its 20-month tour of the UK, over 1.3 million people visited the Soyuz spacecraft which brought Tim Peake safely back to Earth.
This multidisciplinary series of workshops will explore our understanding of space exploration in a cultural context.
Find out about this series of precious objects on loan from The Courtauld Gallery, and their scientific and technological histories.