Family Science Adventures
Experience science programs, hands-on exhibitions and inspiring shows! See below for all the exciting details. Don't forget to grab breakfast and lunch at our Mario's Cafe!
Da Vinci - The Genius exhibition
Become immersed in da Vinci’s timeless brilliance through full-scale interpretations of the mastermind’s inventions and unparalleled studies of his iconic art. More than 200 unique pieces, an in-depth analysis of the famous, “Mona Lisa” and more. Push, pull and crank for a hands-on understanding of the scientific principles behind the works of one of the most dynamic minds of all time. Click here for details.
The Science of Building
Saturday, February 28: 12-4pm
Enjoy a hands-on experience learning about the science of building! Mix your own batch of concrete or try your hand at designing a bridge. Meet local civil engineers, see local projects and find out what civil engineering is all about!
Doppler on Wheels
Saturday, February 28: 11-4pm
Come see the Doppler on Wheels, a mobile weather radar brought to the RMSC by the Center for Severe Weather Research in Boulder, Colorado! Climb inside and find out how weather researchers collect information about historic storms, and talk to atmospheric scientists about our country's amazing weather!
Click here for upcoming events!
Turtle Adventure (in HD!)
Follow a sea turtle through his exciting life adventures!
Live Science Performances
Auditorium Shows, Science Encounters and Electricity Theater
Exciting science demonstrations, live animals, musical lightning shows and so much more! Click here for schedules and more information.
At the Strasenburgh Planetarium
Dinosaurs: Giants of Patagonia Huge thundering beasts tower over you in our newest giant-screen film.
Wonders of Orion tours brilliant celestial objects.
Saturday Night Skies, Led Zeppelin Laser and Dave Matthews Laser bring unique evening entertainment.
My Planets and Sun, Moon and Stars welcome young explorers to the Star Theater.
Click here for information and showtimes for all Strasenburgh Planetarium shows.
At the Cumming Nature Center
Click here for upcoming events at the Nature Center!