The RMSC Museum is open Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. Plan your visit to the Museum or check out our Planetarium Show Schedule. Cumming Nature Center is open at normal hours.

Illumination: The World of Light and Optics

Illumination: The World of Light and Optics

Immerse yourself in more than 15 interactive exhibits that demonstrate exciting scientific concepts from reflection and refraction to radio waves to color temperature. Crank, spin, and illuminate to make light bend, sound emanate, and shadows dance. Spark your passion for science and discover the true wonders of light.


In honor of the 100th Anniversary of his companies, G-S Plastic Optics and Tel-Tru Manufacturing, Andy Germanow has generously committed to match every dollar raised for the Illumination exhibition up to $100,000! Become a sponsor today by contacting Katie Mackey at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 585.697.1973.


Thank You to Our Sponsors!

Illumination Sponsor
Germanow-Simon Corporation

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Luminary Sponsor

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Light Sponsors
Apollo Optical

Image Sponsors
Sydor Optics
Vincent Associates


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