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Welcome to the website for the Time Machine gallery and for Harlow Museum – both well worth a visit! Science Alive is an independent charity providing community learning and cultural services with the support of Harlow Council.  We are currently looking for new supporters and volunteers to help us with our work, particularly with our marketing work: click here for more details

Use the Visitor Info tab for more details of our two venues. For regular events and to see our plans for 2015, please check the What’s On section.SA_small_RGB

Current events and news….

tlc logo 2Join our new supporters organisation TLC (The Learning Collective). Membership is free! You’ll be part of a membership organisation and mailing list which keeps you in touch with our work at the Time Machine and Harlow Museum – and you can be proud that you are one of a growing number supporting learning in the community! Email us on, call in or phone to join up – or see the new TLC page here for more details.

COME TO OUR LAUNCH PARTY on Sunday 19th July at Harlow Museum – Ticket donations of just £5


Eventbrite - Picnic, Pimms and Palavah: the TLC launch event – or you can reserve tickets in advance by phoning our office or email us to order online, via

Time Machine gallery (Harlow Leisurezone)

Every Monday: Tall Tales, Creative workshops with Karla for Under 5s – phone for current programme details tall tales logo 5

Every Saturday: Raspberry Pi Club and SACK (Science Alive Club for Kids) – ask for details

Exhibition: Starting Line: a display showing the journey of great ideas from initial outline to final product

Harlow Museum

While you are at the Museum, don’t forget to visit our new Children’s Bookshop! We have some great titles & activity books for you.

Exhibition: Mythical Beasts is a new exhibition exploring fantasies, fears and beliefs. This exhibition is provided under the Epping Forest District Museum Touring Exhibition partnership.

Meet our new mascot! You’ll find our young Charity appealing for your support at our welcome point when you visit Harlow Museum!

Space Academy     Penny Post Science cafeCharity

Follow us on Twitter for regular updates – see links here.

If you want to support Science Alive…

  • visit & enjoy the Time Machine gallery or Harlow Museum
  • join TLC, our supporters group
  • spread the word about what we do
  • help us with our work as a volunteer
  • donate funds to help us through PayPal – see below

Thank you for being part of what we do.

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