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Rochester Museum & Science Center

657 East Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-2101
+1 585-271-4320
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Lots to See and Experience

There is a lot to see that is of interest and many hands-on displays. A good place for adults and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ken S
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Rochester, New York
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Various projects for wide age range of kids during school vacation week. Slime make & tale, fingef... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
sat617
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Rochester, New York
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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657 East Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-2101
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is a lot to see that is of interest and many hands-on displays. A good place for adults and children. Their summer camp programs are outstanding!

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Various projects for wide age range of kids during school vacation week. Slime make & tale, fingef painting, magnet painting, scented balloons ,a d all of the usual exhi its. SpeciL ahows i inuded music and electricity., a d finally real amimals not commonly seen.Full...More

Thank sat617
Hannah B, Online Marketing Specialist at Rochester Museum & Science Center, responded to this review

We're so glad you had a good time! See you back soon!

Reviewed 14 April 2017

I am a museum lover, so I really enjoy this place as do our children. It is a great place to learn. You can go any time of year and it is family oriented. I would recommend this place to anyone.

Thank uphampam
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I took my 5 year old during a school break week - worrying that it was going to be too crowded, but needing to get out on a cold wet day. I hadn't been to this museum for more than 10 years - and discovered...More

Thank Janina M
Hannah B, Online Marketing Specialist at Rochester Museum & Science Center, responded to this review

Janina, we're so glad you came back to the museum after 10 years and had a wonderful day! Our exhibitions and activities change often, so we hope to see you back soon.

Reviewed 23 March 2017

Travelled to Rochester with another family - together we have 4 children (age 2-7) and they loved the science centre! It was a quiet weekday so we pretty much had every room to ourselves. Lots of hands-on exploration/activities, even the two toddlers were engaged; actually,...More

Thank Grace324
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Our 10 and 12 year olds loved this combination science center and natural history museum. There were some exhibits that were geared to younger visitors under 7, but my boys loved all of the hands on exhibits and the native american history and slavery sections....More

Thank Ann Marie A
Reviewed 24 February 2017

My wife and I really enjoyed our day at the Rochester Museum and Science Center. In my opinion the museum is geared for children, but we certainly learned quite a bit too! We visited on Presidents Day and there were many children since it was...More

Thank hockeychief
Reviewed 23 February 2017

I took my grandsons this past summer, and wished we had arrived earlier. They were 8 and 3, and there were plenty of activities to keep them both entertained (despite the fact that both are visually impaired). The exhibits were geared to be kid-friendly, but...More

Thank smithnewland
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

RMSC is the other museum in Rochester that most people miss. It gets better every year making it a great place not only for young children but teens wanting to return. The exhibits are designed to be interactive. If there is a line at your...More

Thank Christina O
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Will definitely be getting a membership. There is so much to see and will want to come back often. My daughter loved the trains.

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