Science Museum

 
The Science Museum was founded in 1857 with objects shown at the Great Exhibition held in the Crystal Palace. Today the Museum is world renowned for its historic collections, awe-inspiring galleries and inspirational exhibitions.

The collection includes Stephenson's Rocket, Puffing Billy, the first jet engine, and a working example of Charles Babbage's Difference engine.

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William Spottiswoode, English mathematician and physicist, c 1870.
William Spottiswoode, English mathematician and physicist, c 1870.
William Hyde Wollaston, English chemist and metallurgist, c 1820s
William Hyde Wollaston, English chemist and metallurgist, c 1820s
John Wallis, English mathematician, 1678.
John Wallis, English mathematician, 1678.
John Wallis, English mathematician, 1670.
John Wallis, English mathematician, 1670.
John Wilkins, English mathematician and founder of the Royal Society, c 1655.
John Wilkins, English mathematician and founder of the Royal Society, c 1655.
Francis Willoughby, naturalist, conservationist and biologist, c 1660s.
Francis Willoughby, naturalist, conservationist and biologist, c 1660s.
Prince Rupert, cavalry officer, c 1640.
Prince Rupert, cavalry officer, c 1640.
Detail from a painting of 'Mrs Sage', first lady balloonist., c 1785.
Detail from a painting of 'Mrs Sage', first lady balloonist., c 1785.
Matthew Baillie, Scottish physician and pioneer morbid anatomist, c 1794.
Matthew Baillie, Scottish physician and pioneer morbid anatomist, c 1794.
Matthew Baillie, Scottish physician and pioneer morbid anatomist, c 1812.
Matthew Baillie, Scottish physician and pioneer morbid anatomist, c 1812.
Matthew Baillie, Scottish physicist and pioneer morbid anatomist, c 1800.
Matthew Baillie, Scottish physicist and pioneer morbid anatomist, c 1800.
John Kay, English inventor, mid-18th century.
John Kay, English inventor, mid-18th century.
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