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Power Up, Science and Industry Museum, Manchester

a child playing video games at Power Up at Science and Industry Museum, Manchester
Start Date: 1 Feb 2023
End Date: 16 Jan 2024
Venue: Science Industry Museum

Power Up is back at the Science and Industry Museum, Manchester for 2023 with hundreds of game consoles on offer.

If you and your kids love gaming, Power Up at the Science and Industry Museum is the place to go. 

Running throughout the 2024 they have lots of tech fun in store. 

What is Power Up at Science and Industry Museum, Manchester?

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Gaming fans will be in their element with the chance to play the most popular games from the past 40 years. 

Expect the likes of Pong and Pacman, Streetfighter, Mario and Minecraft. 

Plus there will be some games created here in Manchester. 

The event will give you the chance to have a go on some classic consoles along with trying out the latest virtual reality games. 

There will be a chance to play against family and friends to prove who is the best gamer of all time. 

What Age is Power Up for? 

Power Up is aimed at kids over 5 years old right up to adults and has been designed as a family experience.

Under 16’s must be accompanied by a paying adult as some games have age restrictions. 

When is the Power Up at the Science and Industry Museum

Power Up is open on Saturdays and Sundays and during the following school holidays for 2024 and 2025: 

  • February Half Term – 10th to 11th February 2024
  • Spring Holidays: 29th March to 14th April 2024
  • May Half Term: 25th May to 2nd June 2024
  • Summer Holidays: 20th July to 1st September 2024
  • October Half Term: 18th to 27th October 2024
  • Winter Holidays: 21st December 2024 to 5th January 2025

How Much Are Tickets to Power Up at the Science and Industry Museum

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Tickets to Power Up are on sale now and cost: 

  • £8 for Adults
  • £8 for children and concessions 
  • £15.00 Annual Pass
  • Free for under 3’s

You will also need to book a free ticket to enter the museum. 

Other activities at the Science and Industry Museum

Science and Industry Museum itself has lots to offer families and makes a great day out. 

From the science floor with lots of hands-on experiments, to textile trails and more, it’s free entry but tickets need to be booked in advance. 

More details and how to book Power-Up here. 

Image credits – Science and Industry Museum
Always check with organiser before setting off
Address: Science and Industry Museum Liverpool Road Manchester M3 4FP

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