Please note that the Science Museum third floor -- including Electricity Theater, Inventor Center, and Under Construction: Building Careers -- will be closed on Friday, May 24. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Programs and Events

The Rochester Museum & Science Center hosts events for all ages. From family events and kid-friendly gatherings to galas and “adults-only” celebrations, the RMSC is the place to be for hands-on, minds-on fun. Check out the details — and be sure to join us!

Live Science

When the kids are off from school, we put science — and fun — live on center stage with Electricity Theater, science demonstrations, live animal presentations and more!

Exhibit Tours for Adults

Adult lifelong learners, are you interested in exploring featured RMSC exhibitions at a greater depth? Embark on an expert-led experience!

Global Soundscapes: Mission to Record the Earth

Weekends & Break Weeks

Take an interactive sound safari to explore the health of our planet with your ears.

Rain Barrel Workshops

Explore available dates

Create your own rain barrel and take it home — we supply everything but the rain!

Almost Overnights

Next Almost Overnight: Grab Your Goggles | May 31

Put on your PJs and experience the museum after dark as a family with hands-on activities all evening long.

RMSC Council Presents Dine & Discover: Dr. Rahul Gupta

"What Exactly is the Opioid Crisis?"

Friday, June 7, 2019

Join us for lunch to hear Dr. Rahul Gupta discuss the Opioid Crisis followed by a panel discussion with local experts.

Science on the Edge Lectures

This series will return October 2019

Cutting-edge science in an informal setting.

Holiday Bazaar

November 2019

Now accepting submissions for the RMSC Council's 49th Annual Holiday Bazaar Arts & Crafts Sale at the RMSC.

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