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Science Discovery Demos: Electricity @ 12:30pm - 1pm
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Have an explosive visit with this bonus educational opportunity! Learn all about electricity at this educator-led science demo.

Free with admission.


The Sky Above Mister Rogers' Neighborhood Planetarium Show Opens @ 10am - 10:30am
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PBS television's Mr. Rogers and his Neighborhood of Make-Believe friends explore the wonders of the sky in this first-visit Planetarium show geared to pre-school audiences.

Admission plus $5


Little Wonders of Science: Happy Valentine's Day, Curious George @ 9:30am - 10:30am
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Introduce children ages 3 to 5 to science with an educator reading of Happy Valentine’s Day, Curious George, a fun hands-on science activity, materials to continue the study of science at home, and a book from one of our popular past Little Wonders (while supplies last). PLEASE NOTE: we are now offering more sessions to accommodate the increasing number of interested families: Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 9:30am and 11am. Choose the day and time that is best for you! Space is limited. (Cut off is one day before program date.) Sign up with the online registration option below or call 518.382.7890 x 224 to register today!

Free with admission

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Little Wonders of Science: Happy Valentine's Day, Curious George @ 11am - 12pm
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Introduce children ages 3 to 5 to science with an educator reading of Happy Valentine’s Day, Curious George, a fun hands-on science activity, materials to continue the study of science at home, and a book from one of our popular past Little Wonders (while supplies last). PLEASE NOTE: we are now offering more sessions to accommodate the increasing number of interested families: Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 9:30am and 11am. Choose the day and time that is best for you! Space is limited. (Cut off is one day before program date.) Sign up with the online registration option below or call 518.382.7890 x 224 to register today!

Free with admission

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February Break @ miSci @ 9am - 5pm
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miSci open 9am - 5pm Monday - Saturday; 12 - 5pm Sunday

Looking for something fun to do during School Break Week? Discover hands-on fun:
  • Butterflies, miSci’s new indoor butterfly house
  • Making Sense of Sound, hands-on fun from the Exploratorium in San Francisco
  • Planetarium shows 10am, 11am, 12pm,1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm (shows start at 1pm Sunday)
  • Demos and Science Zone Activities, weekends
Activities, Demos, Exhibits free with admission; add $5 for Planetarium
February Break Planetarium Shows @ 10am - 4pm
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See a Planetarium Show in the Suits-Bueche Planetarium with the GOTO Star Projector during school break: Monday - Saturday: 10am, 11am, 1pm, 2pm & 3pm; Sunday 1pm, 2pm & 3pm. All planetarium shows are led by miSci educators and include a look at the current night sky.

Museum admission plus $5


Investigate: Pocket Tech @ 2:30pm - 3:30pm
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Explore the technology of personal electronic devices with interactive models of “software” and “hardware” functions. Discover how pocket-sized computers input, store, display, and communicate information to connect us to the world. Increase your understanding of everyday technology! The Pocket Tech suite of demonstration programs was developed by The Franklin Institute and the Center for Nanoscale Science at Penn State University, in partnership with AT&T and funding from the National Science Foundation.

Free with admission


Science Zone: Science Game Show Challenges - Clothespin Drop @ 1pm - 2:30pm
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What factors impact whether a dropped clothespin lands in a cup or on the floor? Discover hands-on fun with an educator-led activity in miSci’s Science Zone!

Free with admission



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