2. National Media Museum
The National Media Museum is a haven for pop culture lovers and anyone interested in the vast amounts of media we consume every day. The museum features galleries highlighting television, animation, photography, video games, film, radio and the Internet. It houses one of the most comprehensive collection of media items, with over 3,500,000 pieces. The museum is also home to the UK’s first IMAX theatre, which boasts a huge screen and immersive cinematic experience. Get hands-on with the many interactive exhibits available, or attend one of the ever-changing temporary exhibits for an insight into unique perspectives about the media and society. Inside the museum, you will find a café and bar, as well as two cinemas to catch some cult classics or the latest releases. The National Media Museum is an ideal place to spend a day learning more about British history and culture through media.