The brief

Science Activities

Grab your notebook, pencil and lab coat. We begin with a journey through the museum to discover the secrets of science; everything from how to create a circuit to the magic of optical illusions.

3D Pajama Party

After scouring the museum for clues to the mysteries of the universe, it’s time to snuggle in your PJs with milk and cookies in front of NYSCI’s very own 3D theater.

Lights Out

Rise n Shine: NYSCI Behind the Scenes

Time to roll up the sleeping bags as we fire up the bunsen burners and prepare for the day’s activities. Make sure to fill up on the continental breakfast provided, especially the coffee adults! Before exploring the exhibits with the whole museum to yourself.


What you get

For only $85 per person, between 6:30 pm – 9 am, an NYSCI Sleepover includes:

  • admission
  • parking
  • group orientation
  • organized science activities
  • 3D theater show
  • 450 hands-on exhibits
  • milk and cookies with a 3D theater show
  • bagels, cereal, orange juice and coffee in the morning
  • play time in NYSCI’s outdoor Science Playground (weather permitting)
  • special NYSCI Sleepover badge

*Open to community groups, scout councils, and service units. Not available to individuals.

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