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!

Bug Day
June 24
12 – 4 pm

Hold bugs, motorize and animate bugs, or take a carnivorous plant workshop at this one-day, annual event.

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Angry Birds Universe
July 1 to August 27

Use giant slingshots to launch Angry Birds in our summer exhibition, Angry Birds Universe.

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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.

Explore various animal homes and learn about habitats, the plants and animals within them, and how they are all connected.

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Bug Day
June 24
12 – 4 pm

Hold bugs, motorize and animate bugs, or take a carnivorous plant workshop at this one-day, annual event.

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Make It: Wooden Bobble Bugs
June 24
12 – 4 pm

Learn how to use basic woodworking tools like saws and clamps to create your own wooden Bobble Bug!

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Little Makers: Bugged Out
June 25
10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Use recycled materials to design and create your own crawly friend!

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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
Queens 20/20

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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Con Edison’s STEM Days Out at NYSCI

More than 600 students will participate in this free program that aims to stimulate interest among children in STEM.

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