Data protection

Requests for personal data

You have the right to access information about yourself, held by Science Museum Group, under the Data Protection Act 1988.

If you have made a past booking with Science Museum Group, lodged a complaint or contacted us for another reason – you can request to see your personal details. The official phrase for this is a “Data Subject Access Request”. A “DSAR” must, however, be in writing with a signature and show proof of identity.

If you would like to make a Data Subject Access Request please download and print out the Science Museum Group subject access_request_form and send it to the relevant address below:

Records Manager,
Data Protection Access Request,
Science Museum,
Exhibition Road,

Records Manager
Data Protection Access Request,
National Railway Museum,
Leeman Road,
YO26 4XJ

Head of Finance,
Data Protection Access Request,
National Science and Media Museum,
West Yorkshire

If you have any difficulties or would like assistance, museum staff will be happy to advise. Please contact the relevant Science Museum Group museum for initial advice, either by post or by emailing: .