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Imagine and discover a world you can't see! Hands-on components present the basics of nanoscience and engineering, introduce some real-world applications, and explore the societal and ethical implications of this new technology.

Please note that this is a longterm but temporary exhibit, so it may not always be available to view.

Subjects: Engineering & Design, Physical Sciences
Program Type: Permanent Exhibition

Where is it?

Museum & Science Center

When is it?

Days Available: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Earliest Start Time: 9am

Who Should Attend?

Grades: 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, 9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade

How Much Does It Cost?

Cost: Permanent galleries are included (availability varies) with Museum Group Admission: $7 per person; 1 free adult with every 5 students; RMSC Member adults free

How To Book?

Call: 585.697.1942

Need More Information?

Name: Member & Visitor Services
Phone: 585.697.1942

Other Information

  • Pre-K
    • Physical Sciences: PS1.A
  • Kindergarten
    • Engineering and Design: ETS1-1, ETS1.A
  • 1st Grade
    • Engineering and Design: ETS1-1, ETS1.A
  • 2nd Grade
    • Engineering and Design: ETS1-1, ETS1.A
    • Structure and Properties of Matter: PS1.A
  • 3rd Grade
    • Forces and Interactions: PS2.A
  • 5th Grade
    • Structure and Properties of Matter: PS1.A
  • 6th Grade - 8th Grade
    • Forces: PS2.A
    • Structure and Properties of Matter: PS1.A

NGSS Keywords: Engineering & Design, Physical sciences, Forces, States of Matter

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