Programs and Events

The Rochester Museum & Science Center hosts 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!

RMSC After Dark

Next event on June 2

After-hours social events for adults 21 and over. To see our changing themes, click here.

Women's Council Beautiful Blooms Sale

Now through May 12

Order beautiful, locally grown flowers by May 12 to support the RMSC and pick them up May 19-20.

Rain Barrel Workshops

May 13 and June 3

Create your own rain barrel and take it home — we supply everything but the rain!

Rain Garden Workshop

June 24

In this free how-to for homeowners, learn how to protect local water quality by building a rain garden.

Women's Council Garden Tour

July 15

Experience six beautiful gardens in the Rochester area.

Science Alive

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!


We’ve Got Birthday Parties Down to a Science!


Imagine celebrating your wedding in one of our beautiful, distinctive venues!


Choose from several preferred caterers for your event.

Gardens and Grounds

The Rochester Museum & Science Center historic gardens offer a beautiful background for your special event — especially for wedding photos!

Eleanor Eisenhart Morris Ballroom and Palm Court

Once part of the Warham Whitney mansion, this elegant Ballroom and adjacent Palm Court provide a wonderful venue.

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