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!

Snowed In: Winter Break Science Days

Throughout December 

Try your hand at experiments in engineering, chemistry and more!

Breakfast (for Dinner!) with Santa Under the Stars

Friday, December 20

Celebrate this holiday season with a truly unique and exciting experience at the Strasenburgh Planetarium!

Two Scientists Walk Into a Bar...

December 6 & 13

Two scientists walk into a bar...and will answer any question you have! 

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

Join us for our 2019/2020 Series

Cutting-edge science in an informal setting.

Gaming on the Dome

Select Tuesdays | 5:30-7pm 

Experience gaming like never before on the giant dome of the Strasenburgh Planetarium!

Live Science

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

Weekends & Break Weeks

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

RMSC After Dark

Next Event TBD

An after-hours social event for adults 21+ featuring activities, bars, science! 

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