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

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

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 29
12 – 4 pm

Hold bugs, eat a bug, or explore the science of honey at this annual event.

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Above and Beyond – The Ultimate Flight Exhibition immerses visitors in the wonders of flight, space travel and aerospace innovation.

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The Pack
Save the environment and learn some computational thinking along the way when you play The Pack, the new open-world game by NYSCI and Design I/O.

Pick It Up: Astronaut Edition
June 22
10 am – 5:30 pm

Design and build a device that will pick up moon rocks.

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Fort Building
June 22
10 am – 5:30 pm

Build collaborative forts down in Design Lab.

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Make It: 1 Block Challenge
June 22
1:30 – 5 pm

Perfect for beginners and experienced makers alike, this June Maker Space workshop will test the limits of your creativity while building woodworking skills.

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Pick It Up: Astronaut Edition
June 23
10 am – 5:30 pm

Design and build a device that will pick up moon rocks.

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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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