GingerBread Lane

The Guinness World Records Holder for Largest Gingerbread Village Now Open Through Jan 21

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 2018
November 10 to January 21, 2019

Homemade gingerbread houses made entirely of edible gingerbread, royal icing, and candy.

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ReMake the Holidays
December 27
12 – 4 pm

Families bend, twist, light, sculpt and animate a new version of the holiday season with workshops, demos, artist installations and more.

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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.

Prototyping Lab
November 17
11 am – 4 pm

Test out new engineering and design activities in our Design Lab area.

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GingerBread Lane 2018 Workshops
November 17
1 – 3 pm

Make your own gingerbread houses or trains out of edible gingerbread, royal icing, and candy.

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Make It: Video Games
November 17
1:30 – 5 pm

Learn to create your own classic video game using Ready Maker software.

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Little Makers: Creative Circuitry
November 18
10:30 am – 12:15 pm

Learn about electricity and conduction working with with copper tape, LEDs, paper and cardboard to make your own light-up creation.

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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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What is it like to be an Explainer?

David Meer talks about the professional skills he’s gained and the experiences he’s had as a Senior Explainer at NYSCI. Learn more about w...

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