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Events on Sunday October 27, 2013
Spooky Science Weekend
Blazing jack-o-lanterns, face painting, and pumpkin chucking!
Spooky Science Weekend Saturday and Sunday, October 26-27: 12-4pm Blazing jack-o-lanterns, face painting, and pumpkin chucking are all part of a special pre-Halloween weekend at the RMSC. Become messy with glowing slime and other fun hands-on experiments. Get up close with some of the RMSC's creepy crawly animal friends like tarantulas and snakes. Get wowed by 11-foot lightning bolts in our Electricity Theater and launch pumpkins with a trebuchet in the Museum's backyard (weather permitting). Costumes encouraged! Face painting takes place from 1–3pm on Saturday and Sunday. Electricity Theater show times are Saturdays and Sundays: 12pm, 2pm and 4pm (Tuesday and Thursdays at 4pm). During these special programs, children in costume visit free with a paid adult admission....
Science Saturdays (Sunday): Birds
Meet exotic birds
Birds Sunday, October 27, 2013 11am-3pm Join Paul and Megan from Birds Unlimited and learn about parrots, how to care for them, and some cool facts! Get a chance to meet some of their birds! Presented by Birds Unlimited...
200 Interactive Exhibits
Build a tower, power a robot, climb a wall, discover mastodons, turn a crank, pedal a bike, explore lasers, understand weather—get hands-on in our science and technology exhibits.
For details, go to our "Exhibits" page....
RMSC Strasenburgh Planetarium Shows
Giant-Screen Films, Star & Laser Shows
Scientific adventures in space, through the desert, underwater or among volcanoes. Dazzling laser lights accompanied by rock music. For details, visit our "Strasenburgh Planetarium" page....
Live Science Performances
Fiery explosions, shocking experiments, musical lightning powered by Tesla coils
Auditorium Shows, Science Encounters, Electricity Theater. For details, visit our "Family Programs" page....
Alien Worlds and Androids exhibition
Blast off to a world where science fiction meets science fact. See Iron Man, C-3PO and Alien!
ARE WE ALONE? Explore cutting-edge science from NASA and JPL. For detail, visit our "Exhibits" page....
Rochester Museum & Science Center
— 657 East Avenue, Rochester NY, 14607 — (585) 271 4320