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!

World Maker Faire
September 23 to September 24

A family fun festival to MAKE, create, learn, invent, craft, recycle, build, think, play and be inspired by celebrating arts, crafts, engineering, food, music, science and technology.

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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.

Come to NYSCI this summer for outdoor, hands-on experiments and action.

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Make It Friday
July 21
2:30 – 5 pm

Join us in Maker Space Friday afternoons to explore different materials, concepts and ideas while making and tinkering with your family.

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Make It: Book Binding
July 22
1:30 – 5:30 pm

Explore different bookbinding techniques with common materials you can find around the house.

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Little Makers: Citrus Science
July 23
10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Learn the chemistry behind acids while experimenting with lemons, limes and other citrus fruits.

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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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