Designed for children of all ages, Science Playground exhibits include a giant lever, Archimedes screw and water play area, windpipes, a climbing net, slides, sand boxes and metal drums.

The last ticket is sold one hour before NYSCI general closing time.

Contact NYSCI at 718-699-0005 ext. 365 before visiting for information regarding weather-related Science Playground closings.


45-minute sessions for groups, March through November, weather permitting, registration in advance. Chaperones must supervise their children. For safety purposes, flat shoes must be worn in this area. Call 718-699-0301 for more information.