The New York Hall of Science offers learners of all ages many avenues to explore science both in school and out-of-school. Whether you are a member of a school or community group, a teacher looking to grow as an educator or even in a classroom half a world away, NYSCI has programs and opportunities for you to learn about microbes, atoms, sound waves and so much more!

NYSCI also offers school group Field Trips.

  • Pre-K – 2nd Grade Days at NYSCI

    prek-2Encourage learning and engage your students with live science demonstrations, education workshops and activities designed for students in pre-K to 2nd grade.

  • Con Edison’s STEM Days Out

    Photo taken at Con Edison's STEM Day Out at NYSCITitle 1 public middle schools in New York City can participate for free in Con Edison’s STEM Days Out.

  • Maker Space Group Workshops

    makerspace GroupWorkshops for groups in our Maker Space, a learning environment where school groups and teachers can tinker, design and create together.

  • Virtual Visits

    Virtual VisitVisit and interact with NYSCI from your school or learning center using a variety of videoconferencing technologies.

  • Virtual Visit Guide

    vv_guide_ftdReview these suggestions for your Virtual Visit to help ensure that the program is of the highest quality possible.

  • Virtual Science Labs apps aid chronically ill students

    Virtual VisitsA series of virtual Science Labs that incorporate Android and iOS based apps to simulate the lab experience for chronically ill high school students.

  • Digital Making Programs

    9170326926_54839d627d_kParticipate in extended workshops that enable you to experiment with various materials, tools and technologies.

  • Big Science Days

    9168266745_aa9797c3ca_kBring NYSCI to your school or district-wide event for a Big Science Day.

  • NYSCI Wins Pinnacle Award

    12626396073_4e839323b0_kNYSCI has been recognized by CILC for our high quality educational content and exceptional skill at program delivery.

  • Design Lab Activities

    designlab_activitiesEnhance your field trip with a Design Lab Activity Session.

  • Science Outreach

    outreachEnrich your classroom and after-school programming by incorporating hands-on science activities performed by NYSCI Instructors.

  • Early Childhood & Early Elementary Workshops

    bubblebrainstorm_ftdEnrich your pre-K - 2 field trip with a workshop on bubbles, buoyancy, color, the five senses or classification.

  • Elementary to Middle School Workshops

    IMG_3229 copyEnrich your field trip with workshops on sports and physics, microbiology, optical illusions, simple machines, or light and color.

  • Middle School to High School Workshops

    middleschool_ftdEnrich your field trip with workshops on minerals, genetics or forensic science.