Thinktank

Overview

Thinktank, Birmingham Science Museum is a science museum in Birmingham, England. Opened in 2001, it is part of Birmingham Museums Trust and is located within the Millennium Point complex on Curzon Street, Digbeth.
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Contact details

Thinktank Millennium Point, Curzon St, Birmingham, West Midlands, B4 7XG
Phone: 0121 348 8000

Standing and Queueing

Standing
There are seating areas in all gallery spaces, on each floor of the museum.

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair access
Thinktank is fully accessible for visitors with mobility difficulties. There are central lifts to all floors.

The planetarium has spaces for up to 6 wheelchairs.

Short Distances

Short distance
The multi-storey car park next to Millennium Point is operated by Birmingham City Council and offers free parking to blue badge holders.

Access To Toilets

Access To Toilets
There are accessible toilets on all levels. We also have baby and adult changing facilities. The Adult changing facility includes a hydraulic changing table; this is located in the accessible toilet on Level 0.

Assistance Dogs

Assistance Dogs
Guide and Assistance dogs are very welcome at Thinktank.

Essential Companions

Essential Companions
One personal assistant is permitted free entry to Thinktank when accompanying those in receipt of Disability Living Allowance or Personal Independence Payment. If multiple personal assistants are required, prior arrangements must be made with the Museum Manager or equivalent and written evidence of this may be required.

Accessing Audible Information

Accessing Audible Information
The planetarium is equipped with an analogue induction loop and has spaces for up to 6 wheelchairs. Subtitled planetarium shows take place on a Friday afternoon and the first show on a Saturday and Sunday morning.