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!
SOLD OUT – Curiosity Kids: Junior Naturalists
Learn outdoors during this multi-day series about bugs, birds, and plants with RMSC educators.
An inviting Museum & Science Center experience for visitors of all ages and abilities.
Behind The Scenes Tours
A series of themed, behind the scenes tours to help you get a glimpse at our collections vaults.
Join us for a FREE Juneteenth Celebration with activities, performances, food, and more!
Pride Month Celebration
Join the RMSC in celebrating Pride Month! We’ll be celebrating our LGBTQIA+ community with activities, sharing Pride in STEM, and more!
Summer @ the RMSC!
Catch some messy, science-y fun every week of the summer, rain or shine! Join us for Mini MESStival Mondays and Science Saturdays.
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!
Science at Home
Science and curiosity from home!
Annual Fundraising Events
2023 Innovation Celebration
Join us at our annual Innovation Celebration, returning to the RMSC this year!
A “next-to-new” sale organized by RMSC Council, Fantastic Findings features treasures and collectibles from jewelry to toys.
A juried show with FIVE floors of displays across the RMSC campus. A spectacular variety of carefully selected exhibitors showcase creative, unique, hand-made items.
RMSC Council Holiday Plant Sale
Decorate your home for the holidays while supporting your favorite Science Center, Planetarium, and Nature Center!
Uncorked & On Tap
Join us for an annual fundraising event full of sampling, entertainment, and unique insights into the science of wine, beer, and spirits.
Beautiful Blooms Plant Sale (pick-up)
ORDER TODAY to pick up in May! Buy spring blooms for yourself or as a gift while supporting your favorite non-profit!