Here, kids can get hands-on with hundreds of interactive exhibits and activities that bring science, technology, engineering and math to life. Built for the 1964 World's Fair, NYSCI is home to a revolving lineup of displays about light, 3-D printing, outer space and robots, plus the Design Lab, where kids can tackle activities at five stations: Backstage, Sandbox, Studio, Maker Space and Treehouse. Check out "Connected Worlds," where visitors' movements influence a digitally-animated environment. Kids can also climb on a rope web and play minigolf at the massive Science Playground ($5) and Rocket Park.
|Venue name:||New York Hall of Science | Queens, NY|
47-01 111th St
|Cross street:||at 47th Ave|
|Opening hours:||Mon–Fri 9:30am–5pm; Sat, Sun 10am–6pm|
|Transport:||Subway: 7 to 111th St|
|Price:||Adults $15; seniors and students $12 ; children ages 2–17 $12|
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"Above and Beyond: The Ultimate Flight Exhibition"
The New York Hall of Science will take you out of this world when summer begins—and you don't even need to get out of Queens! In honor of the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11, the museum is delving into aviation and aerospace. Visitors can expect a group...Science and technology Until Sunday September 8 2019
'Superpower Dogs 3D'
The amazing life-saving dogs in this immersive 3D movie are like real-life PAW Patrol pups. Find out the remarkable stories of canines and their human companions who work hard everyday to rescue people in snowy avalanches and off the coasts of warm beaches....Family and kids Until Sunday May 31 2020
Apollo 11: First Steps
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing with a screening of this 20 minute movie. The whole family will be amazed by the Apollo 11's story, as the filmmakers reconstruct the vessel's preparation, launch and return using never-before-seen...Documentary Until Tuesday January 21 2020
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Make It: One Block Challenge
A 3-inch block of wood might not seem like a lot, but with some imagination—and the right tools—even beginner woodworkers can build something cool. In this 90-minute workshop, children learn how to use pull saws, rasps, files, sand blocks, vice clamps...Classes and workshops Saturday June 22 2019 - Sunday June 23 2019
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Apollo 11 50th Anniversary
Apollo 11's 50th anniversary is upon us, and the New York Hall of Science is ringing in the milestone with an out-of-this-world celebration. The museum will host an epic family night with spaced-themed music, stargazing, performances, interactive projects...Saturday July 20 2019