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Museum of Science & Technology

500 S Franklin St, Armory Square, Syracuse, NY 13202-1245
+1 315-425-9068
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Terrific Toothpicks

We came mainly to go to the IMAX shows on the Int'l Space Station, but were amazed by the toothpick... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BaliloverNewYork
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New York
Not just for kids

We went to the MOST for the sake of my 12-year-old granddaughter, but stayed for us! The hands on... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Timothy M
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Groton, United States
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The Milton J. Rubenstein Museum of Science & Technology is a hands-on science museum for people of all ages covering everything from Nano science to dark matter. We have hundreds of exhibits filling 35,000 square feet of space, as well as the only public planetarium in Central New York and the only domed IMAX(R) theater in New York state. Our mission is to be a pre-eminent science and technology center, inspiring all generations through hands-on education and entertainment. Have the MOST fun while you discover, learn & play!
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“imax theater” (34 reviews)
“climbing wall” (8 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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500 S Franklin St, Armory Square, Syracuse, NY 13202-1245
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We came mainly to go to the IMAX shows on the Int'l Space Station, but were amazed by the toothpick display of everything from characters in the Game of Thrones & Star Wars to world-famous buildings like Notre Dame Cathedral to Hagia Sophia in Istanbul....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the MOST for the sake of my 12-year-old granddaughter, but stayed for us! The hands on attractions were an entertainment we did not expect to enjoy as much as we did. We especially liked the ball machine, and stood and watched it...More

Thank Timothy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great museum! Dinosaur bones, big indoor playground, tons of hands on science exhibits, IMAX, planetarium, demonstrations, rocks & minerals, rock wall, craft station, snack bar, gift shop & more! Absolutely no late admission to IMAX shows, so plan ahead. We missed the show by 2...More

Thank Kym_Keil
Reviewed 9 October 2017

My visit to the museum did not last very long as I realized that the exhibits were designed for kids, as interactive displays. As an engineer, I also found that it only explained the very basic principles. So it seems to be quite popular for...More

Thank Marc L
Andrew H, Public Relations Manager at Museum of Science & Technology, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you so much for visiting the MOST! The museum greatly values the work engineers do each day within our community, and we encourage you to bring along "the next generation" of engineers on your next visit to discover, learn and play.

Reviewed 3 October 2017

What I Liked About the Museum The toothpick sculptures were interesting, I suppose. What I Didn't Like About the Museum The Planetarium was very mundane, and not spectacular at all. The mouse car virtual ride was pretty low-tech as well. Nothing else even caught my...More

Thank joelfdwyer
Andrew H, Public Relations Manager at Museum of Science & Technology, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you for joining us at the MOST!

Reviewed 6 September 2017

We went on a Sunday and there were kids everywhere. Its not MOST's fault but if you aren't going with any children I would stay away from the weekend. It was pretty cool especially the lower level exhibit and the toothpick museum upstairs. Many of...More

Thank CoraNSam
Management response:Responded 8 September 2017

Thank you for taking time to offer a review. This past weekend was the last before CNY students went back to school, and we had a packed house! We hope you enjoyed your time with us. The MOST looks forward to hosting you again soon.

Reviewed 24 August 2017

We visited with our grand children, ages 8-14. This museum is huge! You can easily spend four hours visiting the exhibits and going to the IMAX and planetarium shows. Personally, I'd skip the planetarium - it was pretty basic. The IMAX was well worth the...More

Thank Exciteableboy
Management response:Responded 8 September 2017

Thank you for your review. We are so glad to hear you and your family had a wonderful time with us. Please keep in mind that you are more than welcome to order food directly to the museum for eating in the cafe! We hope...More

Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Great science museum located in a very easily accessible area with plenty of nearby parking. Many great exhibits that cover a large variety of topics and interests. Toothpick world was a hit with all the kids. Remarkable architectural masterpieces and true works of art. The...More

Thank tbarr3814
Management response:Responded 23 August 2017

Thanks for joining us at the MOST! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We went to visit here with another family and had a great time. The displays were great and we also did the Planetarium. It was a great day. Definitely a place we will go again.

Thank Jeff M
Management response:Responded 23 August 2017

So happy to hear you had a great time with us! We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Aww this was really a nice museum we really had fun visiting. The children enjoyed checking things out the aquarium the glob the ball maze it was just an awesome place to be. I would definitely recommend this museum.

Thank Evangelist Kare... B
Management response:Responded 11 August 2017

Thanks so much for visiting! We enjoyed hosting you and look forward to seeing you again soon.

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