Exhibits

Award Winning Interactive Eco-Experience, plus more

3D Theater

See science leap off the screen in our 3D theater!

Programs

NYSCI has weekly programs for Families, Young Children, Teens, Adults, Students & Teachers

Little Makers

Creativity and Fun for all Young Makers (and Young at Heart)

Maker Space

An environment where children, teens, adults and families can tinker, design and create together

Design Lab

Tap into Design Thinking to Solve Problems Creatively

Young Scientists

Providing young people with mentoring, apprenticeships & networking opportunities

General Hours:
Monday – Friday: 9:30 am – 5 pm
Saturday – Sunday: 10 am – 6 pm

Free Hours:
Friday: 2 pm – 5 pm
Sunday: 10 am – 11 am

Science in your backyard.

Discover over 450 exhibits, events, and workshops designed to engage ages 1 to 100. With over 100,000 square feet of indoor exhibition space, plus 60,000 square feet of outdoors, you’ve got room to explore!

GingerBread Lane
November 11 to January 15, 2018

Marvel at homemade gingerbread houses made entirely of edible gingerbread, royal icing and candy.

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Design Make Play Innovation Camps are designed to explore concepts in STEM, build problem-solving and communication skills and inspire the next generation of innovators.

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NYSCI's mission is to nurture generations of passionate learners, critical thinkers, and active citizens through an approach we call Design Make Play.

Little Makers: Gingerbread House Engineering
November 26
10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Design and create a delicious mini gingerbread house.

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GingerBread Lane 2017 Workshops
November 26
1 – 3 pm

Make your own GingerBread Lane form of transportation. This year’s GingerBread Lane workshops will take you to the road, track, and water with all o...

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GingerBread Lane 2017 Workshops
December 2
1 – 3 pm

Make your own GingerBread Lane form of transportation. This year’s GingerBread Lane workshops will take you to the road, track, and water with all o...

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Make It: Digital Paper Cutting
December 2
1:30 – 5 pm

Make intricately cut holiday cards with a desktop robotic cutting machine.

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At NYSCI, we aim to create a future fueled by invention

A Community Partner.

NYSCI serves the most diverse audience of any science museum in America. We’re also making a difference globally, with our learning laboratories and apps.

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Community Engagement
NYSCI Neighbors

NYSCI is collaborating with the local community to build a rich ecosystem of STEM opportunities for educators, young people, & families in Queens.

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NYSCI Neighbors Community Expo
October 15
11 am – 4 pm

A NYSCI Neighbors all-day festival featuring hands-on activities, music, and dance celebrating our local Queens culture & community.

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