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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: 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….


An Oral History of Harlow Miners’ Solidarity Group: work in progress – click here for further details

We will be showing Part 1 of excerpts from interviews we have been collecting from people in Harlow who organised and supported the miners through the Harlow Miners’ Solidarity Group and through music and poetry recordings and benefit gigs.

 For Easter Holiday programmes at Time Machine and Harlow Museum: click here or see our What’s On/Holidays  section

Time Machine gallery (Harlow Leisurezone): Easter Beasts and Animal Adventures!

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

Every Monday: Tall Tales, a new workshop for Under 5s  throughout March – phone for details

Current Exhibition: Starting Line: an exhibition showing the journey of great ideas from initial outline to final product

Harlow Museum: Join our Easter AniPals and Easter Egg Hunt in the Walled Gardens

Harlow Museum RE-OPENS after mainintenance work on Thursday 26th March – visit our new Children’s Bookshop!

Current Exhibitions: The Colour of Country explores The Great War – documented by personal evidence – alongside abstract art by Ken Pammen

Space Academy  Museum 1   Penny Post Science cafe Socialist history

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If you want to support Science Alive…

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

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