The Faraday Museum is a small collection located in the basement of the Royal Institution which celebrates the achievements of Michael Faraday, one-time professor at the Royal Institute and ‘father of electricity’.
The museum houses his original apparatus, manuscripts, pictures and personal memorabilia which include his medals, watches, microsopes and an inkstead. The exhibits also include a recreation of Faraday's Magnetic Laboratory which has been restored on its original site.
Monday to Friday from 10am until 4.30pm.
Closed Saturday and Sunday.
21 Albemarle Street
+44 (0)20 7409 2992
Nearest Tube / Rail Station
8, 9, 14, 19, 22, 38