The RMSC Museum and Strasenburgh Planetarium are Open for Regular Hours. Plan Your Visit.

Reminder: ALL visitors, regardless of vaccination status, are required to wear a mask when indoors visiting the RMSC.

Programs and Events

With over 1.2 million collection objects, you can discover something new each time you visit the museum! 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. Plan your visit today!

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!

Science on the Edge Lectures

Join us for our 2021 Series

Cutting-edge science in an informal setting.

Architecture Day with the Rochester LEGO User Group

October 2 - 3
Come celebrate World Architecture Day by exploring the world of LEGO sets

International Archaeology Day at the RMSC

October 23
Celebrate International Archaeology Day at the RMSC!

Family Fun Day: Tricks & Treats

Next Family Fun Day: October 31, 2021

Experience the museum as a family with hands-on activities all day long.

Innovation Celebration

October 15

Join us as we take an adventure back in time for the most fun you've had in 75 million years!


Friday, November 18, 2022

Celebrate the inspirational work that makes Rochester a hub for innovation and discovery and prepares students for exciting futures. 

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!

Virtual Field Trips

RMSC Has You Covered with Virtual Field Trips, and we've made planning them as easy as 1, 2, 3...

Science at Home

Science and curiosity from home! 

RMSC Virtual Classroom

Explore science activities that meet NYS K-12 curriculum standards!

Even More To Discover!

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