Science Museum Media Downloader

Use this tool to create a download of Science Museum data & media - a simple csv version of the metadata plus copies of all the media in a convenient zip file.

  1. Choose an arbitrary but memorable username for your downloads (e.g. your Twitter name)
  2. Describe your download so others can use it too
  3. Paste in the full url copied from a search on the public site. Known issue: does not currently work when search or category text has commas
  4. Choose the maximum number of records to be retrieved
  5. Request the download & wait!
  6. Questions/problems? Contact @jamesinealing |

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Existing Downloads

Username Dataset Search url Records Download
jamesinealingMade by A V Roe (AVRO)View records8download zip
jamesinealingSearch: ApolloView records53download zip
jamesinealingPortraits (Object type:portrait)View records311download zip
jamesinealingOriental MedicineView records441download zip
jamesinealingLocation: KewView records1download zip
jamesinealingEverything on display in Science Museum that has an imageView records1167download zip
stackerThe MoonView records34download zip
stackerArtView records3375download zip
JohnKittensView records7download zip
Stacker144 tilesView records144download zip
stackerSurgeryView records12134download zip
stackerposterView records902download zip
John (Hi James!)BalloonsView records324download zip
JohnPhotographsView records1960download zip
JohnEthnography and folk medicineView records2281download zip
JohnTelephone handsetsView records70download zip
JohnMobile telephonesView records127download zip
JohnTelephonesView records129download zip
JohnTelephone handsetsView records105download zip
JohnOpticsView records1266download zip
JohnClassical and Medieval MedicineView records5183download zip
JohnLantern SlidesView records118download zip
JohnToysView records177download zip
JohnPlasticView records737download zip
John1960sView records1014download zip
John1970sView records768download zip
John1980sView records1541download zip
jensimageView recordsdownload zip
Annie_b89Cameras and photographyView records6936download zip
AnnieAncient EgyptView records124download zip
AnnieEgypt 2View records81download zip