Museum & Science Center

Programs & Events

With over 1.2 million collection objects, you can discover something new each time you visit the RMSC Museum & Science Center! From exploring exhibits to watching Live Science demonstrations to enjoying Planetarium Star Shows, a trip to the RMSC Rochester Campus is sure to be fun for the whole family.

We also host 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!

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  • RMSC After Dark: Yule Ball

    RMSC After Dark is a series of after-hours social events for adults 21 and over featuring full Museum & Science Center access and cash bars.

    • Museum & Science Center
    • December 2, 2022 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

    • Adults 21+

  • A Deep Dive into the Watery World of Beavers

    Cutting-edge science in an informal setting.

    • Museum & Science Center
    • December 8, 2022 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

    • Adults & Young Adults

  • 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 15 | 6-7:30pm

    • Adults 18+

  • Sensory Sunday

    An inviting Museum & Science Center experience for visitors of all ages and abilities.

    • Museum & Science Center
    • December 18 | 10-11:30am

    • All Ages

  • Winter Break: Snowed In!

    Join us for activities through all of winter break!

    • Museum & Science Center
    • December 26–January 1

    • Family Friendly

  • Scouts Day Out

    Calling all scouts! Visit the RMSC Museum & Science Center at a reduced rate for you and your family.

    • Museum & Science Center
    • January 14, 2023 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

    • Family Friendly

  • 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!

    • Museum & Science Center
    • Varies

  • Science at Home

    Science and curiosity from home!

    • At Home
    • Anytime!