School Visit

A visit to NYSCI can make your classroom come alive.

Planning a field trip is easy. Each visit can be tailored to grade level and curriculum. With 450 interactive exhibits and more than 30 unique education programs, you can decide how specialized your trip will be.

Call Group Sales at (718) 699-0301 Monday – Friday, 9:30 am – 5 pm, or fill out the inquiry form to request a call from a group reservationist. LEARN MORE

School Programs

The New York Hall of Science offers learners of all ages many avenues to explore science both in-school and out-of-school. Whether you are a member of a school or community group, a teacher looking to grow as an educator or even in a classroom half a world away, NYSCI has programs and opportunities for you to learn about microbes, atoms, sound waves and so much more! LEARN MORE


A creative platform for irresistible STEM learning.

Noticing ToolsTM are a ground-breaking suite of iPad apps that make learning math and science irresistible through play, creative design projects, and collaboration. LEARN MORE

Explore science both in-school and out-of-school


NYSCI’s offers educators access to our Teacher Resource collection, which includes lesson plans, activities and curriculum standards.



NYSCI offers innovative professional development experiences for teachers of all grades including pre-service and after-school teachers. Our goal is to help teachers infuse their classes with hands-on activities, scientific inquiry, strong content, science communication and literacy to strengthen, inspire and excite STEM teaching and learning.


Featured partnerships

More than 2,200 New York City students will participate in NYSCI's free Google Field Trip Days.
More than 600 students will participate in this free program that aims to stimulate interest among children in STEM.
professional development
Watch a video about NYSCI's involvement in the Urban Advantage program.

NYSCI on the go!

Can’t come to NYSCI? We’ll come to you! NYSCI travels offsite to schools, organizations and community events to make STEM come alive in your location.

Educators Membership

Receive a complimentary Individual Pass membership or a 30% discount off the purchase of any family level membership of your choice.

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Connected Worlds

Presented in the iconic Great Hall, Connected Worlds immerses visitors in a fantastical animated world where your actions – gestures, movements, and decisions – impact how well the world is kept in balance.

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Maker Space Group Programs

Maker Space is a learning environment where school groups and teachers can tinker, design and create together. Everyday materials are reused in exciting ways that encourage experimentation and collaboration to develop 21st-century skills.

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