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Wander With Wonder

At The Museum & Science Center

Journey Into The Stars

At The Strasenburgh Planetarium

Embark on an Adventure

At The Cumming Nature Center

upcoming At The rmsc

At The Museum & Science Center

  • Survival of the Slowest

    Learn how some animals’ perceived weaknesses are actually their secret weapon: they’re super slow! Esta exposición bilingüe está disponible en inglés y español.

    • Museum & Science Center
    • October 13, 2023 – May 19, 2024

    • Bilingual/Bilingüe

  • Behind The Scenes Tours

    A series of themed, behind the scenes tours to help you get a glimpse at our collections vaults.

    • Museum & Science Center
    • December 14, 2023 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

    • Adults 18+

  • Winter Break: STEAM Through the Ages

    Join us for activities through all of winter break!

    • Museum & Science Center
    • December 26, 2023 – December 30, 2023

    • Family Friendly

At The Strasenburgh Planetarium


    The Planetarium’s family holiday spectacular returns as our new state-of-the-art laser system and full-dome visualization system combine to create a more colorful and immersive experience than ever before.

    • Strasenburgh Planetarium
    • Ongoing

    • FeaturedLaser Shows

  • Member Preview Party

    Members receive first access to our newest Strasenburgh Planetarium laser show with a Member’s Preview Party!

    • Strasenburgh Planetarium
    • January 5, 2024 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

    • Featured

  • Light & Dark: Eclipse Music

    In collaboration with fivebyfive, the RMSC presents a one-of-a-kind concert experience with original live music and full-dome video.

    • Strasenburgh Planetarium
    • January 20, 2024 – January 21, 2024

    • Featured

At The Cumming Nature Center

  • Weekend Wild Walks

    Explore ecology topics through walks, talks, and family-friendly activities alongside one of our expert educators!

    • Cumming Nature Center
    • Saturdays, 10:30am

    • All Ages

  • Cumming Nature Center Forest School

    Forest School provides children with the space to nurture their relationship with nature through unstructured play, curiosity-driven learning, hands-on projects and basic outdoor skills development.

    • Cumming Nature Center
    • 4-12 Years Old

  • Winter at CNC

    Explore cross-country ski and snowshoe opportunities at Cumming Nature Center this winter!

    • Cumming Nature Center
    • All Ages

Always Free for RMSC Members!

RMSC Memberships offer a fun-filled year of exploration of our world and beyond. Connect with your own curiosity and tinker with hands-on exhibits, view awe-inspiring films and spectacular explosions, and participate in science experiments.

Learning With The RMSC

Stay curious with a hefty helping of hands-on, minds-on science and fun with additional enrichment programs from the RMSC. Explore summer and break week Curiosity Camps with exciting opportunities for young minds. Discover field trips for your class that will bring your curriculum to life. Bring your Scout Group for an experience full of fun-filled educational experiences. Experience non-traditional, enriching learning settings.

Join & Support

Join & Support The RMSC

The RMSC is a valuable community resource, with our three-floor Museum & Science Center, iconic Strasenburgh Planetarium, and picturesque Cumming Nature Center. You can support the RMSC and help to inspire a better future through all by becoming a member, attending an RMSC fundraising event, donating, or simply volunteering your time. Learn more about the opportunities to support the RMSC!

Plan Your Event at the RMSC

The RMSC offers elegant, classic, and science-inspired venues for your unforgettable wedding or event. Holding a wedding, family reunion, or corporate meeting? Choose from unique settings in the Museum & Science Center, Strasenburgh Planetarium, or Cumming Nature Center.

Privat Event

Discover three floors filled with over 200 interactive science and history themed exhibits and science demonstrations.

Take a trip across the universe in our 65ft domed Star theater. Explore Star shows, laser shows, and featured giant screen films.

Explore 15 miles of hiking and ski trails, a Visitor Center, and year-round events and environmental education programs.