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Rochester Museum & Science Center

657 East Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-2101
+1 585-271-4320
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When our girls were young, regular trips to the RMSC were the rule. Long since grown up along with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rochester, NY

The kids really had a great time there's so much to do they couldn't do it all in one visit so I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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657 East Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-2101
+1 585-271-4320
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When our girls were young, regular trips to the RMSC were the rule. Long since grown up along with their children, it’s been a while since we visited the museum. So, driving down East Avenue recently, we decided to swing in to see what we...More

Thank ChipD58
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The kids really had a great time there's so much to do they couldn't do it all in one visit so I purchased a membership

Thank Mia E
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We have many great science museums near home that we visit frequently, so I didn't expect too much when walking into this relatively small museum, It turned out to be a great little museum full of interesting things to see for all ages! We ended...More

Thank Hanna E
Reviewed 17 August 2017

My husband and I enjoy history, we learned a lot about the Underground Railroad here. Lots of local history. It was very enjoyable. Add on the planetarium, and you have a good 2-4 hours of enjoyment.

Thank mickio66
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We spent about 7 hours here. There are lots of exhibits spread out over 3 floors. My kids are 6 & 9 and really loved this place. Lots of interactive activities to keep them both busy. We came during the week, and sometimes had the...More

Thank HammerHeidi
Reviewed 4 August 2017

There are three floors to the museum. We went on a weekday during the summer and there weren't many people at all. Many of the exhibits could benefit from a make-over with more elaborate explanations to engage older kids and adults. There are a decent...More

Thank Kinho C
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We were members so we could visit as many times we wanted for a good price because its that fun to come here. They have events and kids just love it here. Nice place for all ages that make science fun. I recommend it to...More

Thank Zapphiro
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Great fun for the family with lots of practical exhibits, showing young and old how things work. Also activities for the kids that the parents can get into. Had fun on the trip under the lake.

Thank Papadan41
Reviewed 11 June 2017

This museum has quality exhibits. The dinosaur exhibit was very well done and great information. The Erie Canal Lock interactive display was great hands on for young and old. Great demonstrations about weather, weight, pulleys, etc. The simulators were not for young children. Well done...More

1  Thank ephesians5
Reviewed 8 June 2017

I was here for the museum brew, so in addition to all the regular exhibits they had some additional activities going on. I had a very good time in early June. Alcohol was expensive but it at least wasn't weak, and its to be expected...More

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