Do you have what it takes?
Become the ultimate survival expert. Test your survival skills. Learn how to build shelter in the forest, find water in the desert, stay warm in the extreme cold. Plus, learn water safety and emergency preparations.
Survival is an immersive exhibition that provides real-world, science-based techniques to prepare visitors of all ages for survival situations. An interactive, informative, and safe place to learn and test essential survival skills, Survival combines STEM concepts with hands-on challenges that teach the scientific principles behind key survival tactics. From the rainforest to the mountains, from extreme cold to extreme heat, this exhibition covers all the places you can learn to stay alive in.
Timed tickets are required to enter this exhibition. We encourage you to purchase tickets online ahead of your planned visit.Get your combo ticket: Admission + Survival
Located in Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Queens, NY, NYSCI is easily reached from the Grand Central Parkway, Long Island Expressway and the Bronx-Queens Expressway. Parking is available onsite. Or take the NYC subway: #7 train to 111th Street. For more information about travel options, see the directions section on our Admission page.
Survival is produced by Imagine Exhibitions.