Eureka! The National Children's Museum

In a nutshell

Explore Eureka! The fun, interactive, family orientated museum. A fun day out for the whole family and suitable for children up to 11 years.


Discovery Road, Halifax, West Yorkshire HX1 2NE

Contact details

Tel: 01422 330069

Activity type

Birthdays, Indoor Activities, Museums and Art Centres, Science and Technology

Suitable for

Ages 5 - 12, Schools and Groups, Under 5s

Price guide


(based on family of 4)

Eureka! The National Children's Museum details...

One of the great places to go in West Yorkshire is Eureka! The National Children’s Museum where all the family can experience a fun-packed day out. This museum in Halifax is a fully interactive museum totally dedicated to children aged 0-11 years where kids are encouraged learn through experiment, discovery, hands-on and investigation.

Try out six colourful zones each filled with hundreds of interactive exhibits designed to inspire young minds to find out about themselves and the world around them.

Discover the unique zones, enjoy the extensive grounds and the creativity space. Each zone has a different theme to explore. Check out the ‘All about Me’ gallery, make some noise in the Sound Garden, focus on the world of work in the Living & Working Together area and watch the kids take over a child-sized town.

Inspiring events are held throughout the year, from science experiments to interactive shows.

Admission tickets allow unlimited visits for a year from purchase, children under 3 years have a reduced price entry. Book online before your visit. Open every day except seasonally on Mondays.

Eureka! The National Children's Museum Events

Toddler Days at Eureka!

Open 15th December 2023 - 4th September 2024

Focus on the little ones on a Toddler Day session at Eureka! in Halifax designed for younger pre-school children from 15th December to 4th September 2024.

Eureka! Science Carnival at Eureka! in West Yorkshire

Open 10th February 2024 - 25th February 2024

Fun science activities are planned for half term at Eureka! in West Yorkshire from 10th to 25th February.

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