Celebrate Our Centennial with Us!
Discovery Goes On
September 13, 2012 marks 100 years from the day that the Rochester Museum & Science Center opened its doors to the public. Join us to celebrate our birthday through various activities, events and opportunities as we honor the past and look forward to the next 100 years of discovery, exploration and inspiration.
In addition, we will unveil strategic plans on our new look, and continue to offer community-shared learning experiences via hands-on science and technology. You'll be coming back for more!
Share in several exciting, hands-on experiences with us as we celebrate 100 years. Here's a look at what's coming up...
-Come build with us. KEVA Planks building exhibit experience:
June 2- September 3, 2012
- Astronaut Mission: The Future star show at Strasenburgh Planetarium:
Beginning July 2, 2012
- Birthday Cake Tour:
July 16–September 13, 2012
Look for a huge birthday cake in locations around Rochester. Take your photo with it and post it on our Facebook page and Twitter (@rocRMSC)!
- Planet Next: Where are we going, and how will we get there? NASA family program:
July 20-29, 2012
- 3-D Technology Expo program:
August 18-26, 2012
- September 13, 2012: Happy Birthday RMSC!
Experience great fun and excellent benefits today as we celebrate 100 years. All visitors receive:
• FREE admission
• FREE party hat
• FREE Birthday cake
• FREE seedling tree
- The Big Bang: The Ball That Starts it All gala:
September 29, 2012
- Art Walk:
End of September 2012
Sculpture: "Traveling Through Stillness" by Living Lenses.
- A T. Rex Named Sue exhibit:
October 6, 2012–January 6, 2013
Experience the largest, most complete and best-preserved Tyrannosaurus rex ever unearthed in our new traveling exhibit.
- RACE: Are We So Different? exhibit:
January 19–April 28, 2013
Explore the stories of race from the biological, cultural, and historical points of view.
Be sure you stay connected with us on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube!