Please note our hours have changed! The RMSC’s Museum & Strasenburgh Planetarium are open Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.  
For Planetarium showtimes please see our show schedule and for Museum hours and to plan your visit, please see our admissions page.

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! 

Zoom Backgrounds

Spice up your Zoom meetings with an RMSC-themed background!

RMSC Virtual Classroom

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

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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