Action Replay

National Science and Media Museum

13 July – 30 September 2018

Go behind the scenes to discover the tech, kit and tricks of the trade used to capture the drama of live sport.

Televising the Derby – BBC camera operator at 1938 Epsom Derby

From the very first TV cameras to the latest developments in videogames, media technology has shaped how we view sport – and the way we watch some of the world’s biggest events has inspired surprising innovations.

This exhibition explores the amazing stories behind unforgettable TV moments, revealing how sports events are transmitted around the world and how eSports are changing the game. Visitors can even step into a studio and have a go at being a commentator themselves.

Venue information

Opening times

Daily, 10am – 6pm

Closed 25 Dec

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