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!
Illumination: The World of Light and Optics
Immerse yourself in more than fifteen hands-on exhibits that demonstrate exciting scientific concepts including reflection and refraction, radio waves and color temperature. Crank, spin and illuminate to make light bend, sound emanate and shadows dance. Spark a passion for science within as you and discover the true wonders of light.
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Summer STEAM with a Theme
It's non-stop action every day with amazing experiences for the whole family to enjoy. Fiery explosions by our extreme demonstrators, amazing animal presenters, cool artifacts from the RMSC collection vaults, and awesome take-home activities are just some of the festivities waiting for you this summer. Discover the fun of science, technology, engineering, art, and math - STEAM. Click here for details about our exciting summer!
International Year of Light Demos and Activities
Activities all year. Click here for details.
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
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Pluto at Last
Star show now playing
Follow New Horizons to the former ninth planet! This is the very first visit to Pluto by a spacecraft from Earth. See how Pluto and its moons were discovered and named and appreciate how hard it has been to find out anything more about Pluto until now. Regularly updated with new pictures and discoveries! Click here for more details on this and other shows.
At the Cumming Nature Center
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