The RMSC is Now Open!

Please visit our admissions page to learn about the changes to our visitor experience. Learn more.

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!

Curiosity Club

A safe and engaging place for students to attend their virtual school, complete their homework, and safely interact with other students. Learn more! 

Virtual Field Trips

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

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!

Science at Home

Science and curiosity from home! 

RMSC Virtual Classroom

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

RMSC Council Holiday Plant Sale

Order beautiful, locally grown holiday plants and wreaths to support your favorite Museum, Planetarium, and Nature Center!

Family Fun Day: Tricks & Treats

Next Family Fun Night: October 31, 2020

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

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!

Holiday Bazaar

Save the date for the RMSC Council's 50th Annual Holiday Bazaar Arts & Crafts Sale at the RMSC: November 19-21, 2021.


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