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Rochester Museum & Science Center

Hands-on educational fun for the entire family, exploring science and technology, the natural environment, and our region's cultural heritage, at the RMSC Museum, Strasenburgh Planetarium and Cumming Nature Center.


  • 100% Smoke Free:


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  • Parking Type: Parking Lot
  • Group Discount Rate:
  • Gift Shop on Site:
  • Food Service Available:
    • On-site Restaurant

Art and Culture

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  • Indoor/Outdoor Venue: Both

Family Fun and Museums

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Eat, Drink Type

  • Cuisine:
    • American


  • Group Rates Available:
  • Handicap Accessible:

Facility Info

  • Reception Capacity 1000
  • Banquet Capacity 700

February 18, 2017 - February 26, 2017

Saturday, Feb. 18–Sunday, Feb. 26: 11am-3pm

Third annual Animal Week at RMSC program back by popular demand! Explore the amazing adaptations in the animal kingdom. From insects to mammals and beyond,


November 11, 2016 - April 23, 2017

Take an unexpected journey through the most powerful forces on the planet—earth, water, air and fire. Essential for life, capable of destruction and fuel for innovation, these four “classical


Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday until March 19, 2017

A springtime tradition for many Western New York families, Maple Sugaring explores the science and lore of maple syrup production with volunteer guides along the Pioneer Trail. Learn how a tree makes


March 24, 2017

Join us on Friday, March 24, as we pair fermentation, food and fun and once again host RMSC Uncorked & On Tap, a fundraising event bringing dozens of local food, craft beer, wine and spirit vendors to


Recurring weekly on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday until April 23, 2017

Friday, April 14–Sunday, April 23: 11am–3pm
(Except Easter Sunday, April 16)

A festival of mess! Discover the wonders of science through messy hands-on activities. Get your hands dirty while you