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Rochester Museum & Science Center to resume reduced operating hours

    Beginning Monday, January 4, the Rochester Museum & Science Center’s (RMSC) Museum and Strasenburgh Planetarium will resume its reduced operating hour schedule. 


    The RMSC Museum will be open to the public on:

    • Fridays (9:30am-5pm)
    • Saturdays (9:30am-5pm)
    • Sundays (11am-5pm). 


    For Strasenburgh Planetarium hours please see our show schedule:


    Cumming Nature Center will remain open with normal hours of operation: 

    • Wednesday–Friday: 9am to 3:30pm
    • Saturday–Sunday: 9am to 4:30pm


    The RMSC Curiosity Club will remain open with all safety requirements in place. This reduction in hours will affect all other Monday – Thursday public programs, events, and shows at the Museum and Planetarium. 

    The RMSC looks forward to welcoming visitors during open hours to explore its newest exhibit, The Changemakers: Rochester Women Who Changed the World and to catch a show at the Strasenburgh Planetarium on weekends, and to explore the wintery landscape at the Cumming Nature Center. Please continue to check and the RMSC social media pages for the latest scheduling information.