Through the NYSCI Newsroom, you can learn about the events, programs and stories of NYSCI, New York City’s hands-on science museum. Photos, videos and current press releases are available for download to use in news coverage about NYSCI.

To schedule a media visit, news filming, or interview with a NYSCI expert, please contact: Brian Avenius,, ph: 718-683-9359.

For commercial TV/movie filming and photo shoots, please contact: Jenn Brunjes,, ph: 347-419-4808 (cell).





At-Home Activities for Kids

The New York Hall of Science has a wide variety of free, digital resources that parents can use at home with their kids to help supplement the science and math they are learning in school.

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Announcement from NYSCI on Reopening

Press Releases, Fact Sheet, News, Photos and Media Contacts....

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NYSCI Awarded $3.6 Million to Expand The Pack

NYSCI has received a federal grant from the Education Innovation and Research Program of the U.S. Department of Education to expand the use of The Pack as a program to increase middle school student engagement in computational thinking across New York City public schools.

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Featured News


When a novel viral outbreak occurs, the lack of information can be confusing and concerning. We often ask questions, such as “What’s different about this disease?” and “How can I protect myself?” Scientists have to …

Grouphug, a solar company that makes creatively designed solar panels for use by consumers and companies, will be appearing on ABC’s Shark Tank on Friday, March 20.
On October 31, Mayor Bill de Blasio and several local government officials congregated at New York Hall of Science to announce a new STEAM-focused UPK center to be built on our campus, in partnership with the museum.