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Rochester Museum & Science Center

657 East Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-2101
+1 585-271-4320
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Strassenberg planetarium

Great experience for the kids and grown ups. Price is right and the learning experience is great... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2015
Rochester, New York
Always Interesting

This is one of our favorite local rainy day destinations with our 11 year-old grandson. We got the... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2015
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657 East Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-2101
+1 585-271-4320
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Reviewed 1 July 2015

Great experience for the kids and grown ups. Price is right and the learning experience is great. Seating is extremely comfortable.

Thank 900Ron
Reviewed 1 July 2015

This is one of our favorite local rainy day destinations with our 11 year-old grandson. We got the membership because it pays for itself in just a couple o f visits.

Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 29 June 2015

Hands-on science! Tons of fun for families with kids in the 5-12 range. My son attended summer camp there too for a number of years.

Thank Emily D
Reviewed 23 June 2015 via mobile

We visited here on holiday with our 3 year old. He absolutely loved it. The sand and water table was a massive hit as was the dinosaur zone with its dig site and bones! A real gem of a place and not expensive for what...More

Thank James D
Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

This museum has many hands on exhibits for kids, such as simulating digging g for dinosaur bones. Also, there are hourly demonstrations of science experiments. Surprisingly, on the top floor, there is am excellent exhibit about slavery and the Underground Railroad. Lots of interactive stuff...More

Thank panpanda
Reviewed 20 May 2015

this is great for children, families and couples. Lots of hands on learning.Very interesting and fun place to visit.

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 17 May 2015

My family goes here every year and we always enjoy it. My kids love all the hands on things to see and do. I very much liked the Da Vinci exhibit. We learn something new every time we go!

Thank Tinahawaii
Reviewed 15 May 2015

We miss this awesome exhibit, a few years back, when it was more local to us. We make a special trip to Rochester to see it before it left for Africa. Well worth the drive. Fantastic display of the Mona Lisa and all its mysteries....More

1  Thank rnash10419
Reviewed 14 May 2015

Good for a couple of visits with kids. Not very big on new technology or hands on permanent displays. The virtual ride they have for free is so dated the neanderthal rode on it. Need to have less pay for play and more in your...More

Thank Norman L
Reviewed 12 May 2015 via mobile

My boys, 5 and 8, love it here. They like it even better than Strong. I think their favorite part is the room where they can build inventions out of unlimited supplies of tape, paper cups, etc. The people who run that room really work...More

Thank Honeybunny03
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Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
It's open on some holidays like New Year's Day