What's Happening

Pandas

Join Qian Qian, a panda cub born in captivity, as she takes her first steps outside her protected habitat

Doc McStuffins: The Exhibit

Play doctor and perform check-ups at the McStuffins Toy Hospital

The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes

Follow the clues, examine the footprints, and crack the case!

LSC After Dark: Winter Wonderland

Be there for the best holiday party of the season! Dec. 20

One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure

Join Sesame Street friends in an out-of-this-world planetarium show

Noon Year's Eve

LSC members can ring in 2019 at this midday celebration, Dec. 31!

SURE House

A model of sustainable, resilient, energy-efficient construction

Tamarin Feedings

Learn more about our cotton-top tamarin monkeys and watch them enjoy a meal!

Dream Machine

Explore different emotions in this interactive, sensory adventure

Pixel Art

Make your mark on our colorful giant wall installation

Eat and Be Eaten

Meet fascinating creatures that use their natural adaptations to survive in the wild

Our Hudson Home

Learn about the vast river just outside our doors, and the creatures who live in it

Skyscraper!

Explore the planning, design, engineering, and technology of these amazing structures

Hoberman Sphere

Hundreds of scissor-like connectors expand and contract the globe all day

Beekeeping: The Sweetest Science

Learn how bees build hives, make honey, and more

Bees to Bots

Check out our honey bees—and the surprisingly high-tech world of bee science

Universe Revealed: Views from the Hubble Space Telescope

Marvel at spectacular images of the far reaches of the universe

Animal Encounter

Meet creatures from our collection and learn how they survive

Animals Out & About

Join our animals as they venture beyond their homes

Nano Mini-Exhibition

Explore the science of extremely small things

Dynamic Earth

Explore the dramatic forces that shape our home planet

Oceans: Our Blue Planet

Embark on an extraordinary journey beneath the waves

Black Holes

Journey into a supermassive black hole in our exhilarating new planetarium show

Microbes Rule!

Explore the power of microbes via art and technology

12 Days of Science

'Tis the season for science! Join us for winter adventures, Dec. 26 – Jan. 1

Vote for the Official State Microbe!

Sign our petition to get New Jersey to recognize Streptomyces griseus

Attention, Educators

You won't believe how many resources we can put at your fingertips to help you meet your curriculum needs. Field trips, school visits, distance learning, professional development—you name it.

LSC is uniquely positioned to provide the highest quality programs and learning tools, plus we make it easy and fun.

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"This place is so awesome!"

"As a child, my parents took me here, so I brought my son here too. For kids and adults, it's both a learning and fun experience. My son was running back and forth and couldn't believe the stuff he could do."
– Roy A., Woodside, N.Y.