Visit

outdoor_groups

Outdoor Activities

For a list of all our outdoor activities available to school groups and Summer camp groups, click here.

Continue reading →

NySci in New York March 29, 2014.  Insider Images/Andrew Kelly (UNITED STATES)

Exhibits

For a list of all exhibits on display currently on at NYSCI, click here.

Continue reading →

Screen Shot 2014-05-10 at 12.23.10 PM

Locomotive by Brian Floca

This Caldecott medal winner details what the first passengers experienced as they traveled West on the transcontinental railroad in the summer of 1869. Available now in the library.

Continue reading →

Screen Shot 2014-05-08 at 11.49.23 AM

Today’s featured book honors Mother’s Day!

Mother Earth’s Counting Book by Andrew Clements, illustrated by Lonnie Sue Johnson. Gorgeous watercolor illustration show Mother Earth teaching children how to count using plants, animals, lakes, oceans, an continents.

Continue reading →

einstein_myth_ftd

Remembering Dr. Alan Friedman: Einstein as Myth and Muse

Today’s featured book: Einstein as Myth and Muse by Alan J. Friedman and Carol C. Donley. Alan Friedman, the late Director of the NY Hall of Science, collaborated with Carol Donley, a literary critic, in order to assess the impact of the revolution in physical…

Continue reading →

Screen Shot 2014-05-03 at 10.57.23 AM

Today’s featured book

Today’s featured book: I use science tools by Kelli Hicks. This book introduces young readers to various tools used in science, including microscopes, magnifying glasses, and rulers.

Continue reading →

Screen Shot 2014-05-02 at 9.40.43 AM

New Books in the Library

Our Spring book order arrived last week. We love new books. We enjoy all aspects of new books: 1) determining the need 2) researching the titles 3) ordering them 4) anticipating their arrival 5) unpacking the boxes 6) sharing the excitement with our new librarian,…

Continue reading →

Despicable_Me_2_still_2Web

Despicable Me 2 in 3D

Now that Gru (Steve Carell) has forsaken a life of crime to raise Margo, Agnes and Edith, he’s trying to figure out how to provide for his new family. As he struggles with his responsibilities as a father, the Anti-Villain League (AVL) – an organization…

Continue reading →

4. Whirlpool Galaxy HIDDEN UNIVERSEWeb

Hidden Universe

Go on an amazing journey through the universe in this 3D movie. Travel the terrain of Mars, witness huge storms erupting on the sun, and peer deep inside distant nebulas, huge clouds of gas and dust where stars are being born. Our universe is brought…

Continue reading →

Girard_03.icc

Grand Canyon Adventure: River at Risk in 3D

Grand Canyon Adventure: River At Risk combines exhilarating river-rafting action on America’s most iconic river and the grandeur of the Grand Canyon to tell an engaging story of how ordinary people can make a difference for our parched planet—one that is running out of clean,…

Continue reading →

ButterfliesCloseupofMonarchsSKFilmsWeb

Flight of the Butterflies in 3D

Join millions of real butterflies on an amazing journey to a remote and secret hideaway. Weighing less than a penny, the monarch butterfly makes one of the longest migrations on Earth. Follow the monarchs’ perilous journey to the remote mountain peaks of Mexico in this…

Continue reading →

concerts_ftd3

Concerts

Continue reading →

BoyMathBookEvent

Meet Author Deborah Heiligman

Meet Deborah Heiligman, author of The Boy Who Loved Math, The Improbable Life of Paul Erdős. Free with NYSCI admission.

Continue reading →

dreamingup_ftd

Meet Author Christy Hale

Meet Christy Hale, author and illustrator of Dreaming Up: A Celebration of Building. Recommended for ages 4–10. Free with NYSCI admission.

Continue reading →

Parking_ftd

NYSCI Parking Alerts

Dear Members: Parking Reminder – U.S. Open Parking will not be available in our lot during the U.S. Open (August 26 – September 9). Parking Reminder – World Maker Faire Parking will not be available in our lot during World Maker Faire (September 21 and…

Continue reading →

groups_inquiry_ftd

Groups Inquiry Form

Filling out this form does not constitute making a group reservation. We will contact you by phone to complete the reservation. For group information on pricing and hours click here.

Continue reading →

target_journal_ftd

Target Field Trips: Reading Writing & Inquiry

The New York Hall of Science in partnership with Target will provide free field trips to third and fourth grade students who attend Title 1 New York City Public Schools. Students will receive a Science Journal that will be used to record their observations at…

Continue reading →

outreach

Outreach Lesson Modeling

Can’t come to us? We can come to you! Enrich your classroom and after-school programming by incorporating hands-on science activities performed by NYSCI Instructors. Each outreach session is designed to provide an interactive age-appropriate science experience that meets the New York City Science Scope and…

Continue reading →

9534177290_1f61b2637f_b

Science Playground

Monday – Friday, 10 am – 5 pm; Weekends, 10 am – 6 pm; weather permitting Through dozens of playground elements like slides, seesaws, sand pits, and fog machines, visitors of all ages and abilities can explore the scientific principles of motion, balance, sound, sight…

Continue reading →

4974415083_5a8ace85d9_b

Rocket Park Mini Golf

Hours (weather permitting): September – December: Weekends, 10 am – 6 pm (closed Sunday, October 5) April – June: Weekends, 10 am – 6 pm July & August: Daily, 9:30 am – 5 pm Rocket Park Mini Golf reveals that the same laws of motion…

Continue reading →

Page 2 of 4 1 2 3 4