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Museum of Innovation and Science

15 Nott Terrace Hts, Schenectady, NY 12308-3143
+1 518-382-7890
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Great for the kids

A nice little science museum, with a lot of information provided. The exhibits were about half and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Malone, New York
Save your money

Very very small Planetarium show is actually a movie not anything about the stars Most displays... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Rotterdam, New York
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15 Nott Terrace Hts, Schenectady, NY 12308-3143
+1 518-382-7890
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A nice little science museum, with a lot of information provided. The exhibits were about half and half for adults vs children. General Electric have a large number of displays. The children's activities were very hands on. I rated the time to allow for a...More

Thank northbuddy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very very small Planetarium show is actually a movie not anything about the stars Most displays are broken Reminded me more of a daycare room then anything with plastic play food and tables as the main thing to do there The shadow room wasnt working...More

Thank charitylee6
Reviewed 3 May 2017

My husband and I took 2 of our grandchildren to this Science museum in Schenectady during their spring vacation. They are ages 4 and 6. We all had a great time. We spent about 3 hours at the museum, which included a 30 minute show...More

Thank scenerylover
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I can agree that most exhibits in this museum are scientifically sound and very interesting, both the interactive and the historic ones, but for certain these were set up at least a decade ago and have not been maintained since then. This museum is severely...More

Thank 2NO-mad
Reviewed 2 March 2017

The old Schenectady Museum is not the museum it was in the past. There are remnants of it pushed up against the outside walls. The planetarium is still there. The new format is now a "classroom". It appears to be a place for science class...More

Thank napngs
Reviewed 17 February 2017

great afternoon activity for kids. lots of great exhibits. lots of hands on. the staff is very helpful and friendly.

Thank 5franks
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This small museum is worth a trip if you have nothing else to do. While I enjoyed some of the exhibits I was disappointed when I chose to show my grand kids this local favorite. Given all the history in the city that "...Lights and...More

1  Thank BillPStudios
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Always something new as well as the old! We love the bubbles, trains and planetarium. Took a two year old, a seven year old and two 11 year olds ... all had fun!

Thank Deborah S
Reviewed 11 December 2016

A favorite place for my toddler. She gets lost in the grocery shop area, where she can ring up her grocery items and play pretend at the sink. It's a great science/learning space for both of my little ones, as they love to explore the...More

Thank LusoGal
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Took my 6 and 1.5 year old here during the science festival week. Had a lot of fun exploring all the tings to do there. They also had a tent outside with different shows and extra exhibits set up inside. Both had a lot of...More

1  Thank Nicole M
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Eileen K
What is the cost of admission?
25 June 2015|
Response from GBlue | Reviewed this property |
For adults, it's about $15 with planetarium admittance. For children, it's about $10 with planetarium admittance.