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More than a museum.

Exhibits

In addition to the more than 450 interactive displays that demystify the science all around us, NYSCI also presents featured art and science exhibits that capture the imagination of all ages.

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Exhibits
Connected Worlds

Presented in the iconic Great Hall, Connected Worlds immerses visitors in a fantastical animated world where your actions – gestures, movements, and decisions – impact how well the world is kept in balance.

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Search for Life Beyond Earth

On Earth, wherever there is life, there is water. Are there other places in our solar system that might contain water and perhaps life?

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Programs

Through live shows, events, festivals, and workshops, NYSCI brings science to the people by making it fun and engaging. From young kids to adults, there’s something for everyone.

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Supporting Women and Girls in STEM
A Conversation about Coded Bias

Filmmaker and Producer Shalini Kantayya is joined by women's right's advocate Namita Luthra for a conversation about Shalini's riveting film Coded Bias, which sheds light on the threats artificial intelligence and machine learning pose to our civil rights, civil liberties, and democracy.

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Exhibits
ACCESS

Explore ideas such as ecology, connected systems, sustainability and climate change through works created by artist-and-scientist teams.

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Daily Demos

NYSCI Explainers present short, interactive demonstrations that show the exciting and engaging properties of chemistry, physics, biology, and more – right before your eyes.

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Experiences
3D Theater

Our movie schedule features award-winning films that explore science in a fun and engaging way.

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Rocket Park Mini Golf

Rocket Park Mini Golf reveals that the same laws of motion and gravity that guide the path of a spaceship control the motion of golf balls here on Earth.

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Happiness Habits Lab: Dance Edition
August 5
11 am – 4:30 pm

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Events

View our calendar to see what experiences we have coming up.

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Families
Membership

Membership options and FAQ

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NYSCI At Home

Bringing NYSCI To You

These fun, free, at-home resources encourage open-ended exploration, imaginative learning, personal relevance, deep engagement, and delight for all ages.

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Plan An Event

One of New York's signature spaces for parties, weddings, meetings, film shoots and expos, the New York Hall of Science transforms any event into an extraordinary occasion.

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Sleepovers
Sleepovers

Sleepover in the coolest place in the solar system—without having to be an astronaut! NYSCI has the perfect, wonder-filled night for every young scientist, right here in Queens.

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Birthday Parties
Birthday Parties

From favors and food to mini golf, magic and New York’s largest Science Playground, a Super Science Birthday at the New York Hall of Science is an action-packed party they’ll remember all year!

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