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!

Science Alive

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!

Global Soundscapes: Mission to Record the Earth

Through April 21 (Excluding December)

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

Animal Week at RMSC

Feb. 16 – Feb. 24

Join us for the fifth annual Animal Week at RMSC! Explore and discover the amazing animal kingdom from insects to mammals and beyond.

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!

Science on the Edge Lectures

Next lecture on Feb. 13

Cutting-edge science in an informal setting.

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 After Dark

Next event coming up June, 2019

After-hours social events for adults 21 and over. To see our changing themes, click here.

RMSC Uncorked & On Tap

March 9

Join us as we pair fermentation, food and fun at an event bringing dozens of local food, craft beer, wine and spirit vendors to the museum for an evening of sampling and science.

SoundSense Concert Series

Feb. 21, March 21, April 18

In conjunction with our SoundSense exhibit, we're hosting a concert series featuring local artists. Check out details and the full line-up! 

Terra Rochester–Finger Lakes Regional Science & Engineering Fair

March 16

Join students grade 6–12 from across the region in competing at this year's Rochester area Terra Science Fair at Rochester Museum & Science Center.

Even More To Discover!

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