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Uncover all things gross about the human body in LSC's premium exhibition

SURE House

A model of sustainable, resilient, energy-efficient construction

Dream Machine

Explore different emotions in this interactive, sensory adventure

Tamarin Feedings

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

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


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

Bees to Bots

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

Beekeeping: The Sweetest Science

Learn how bees build hives, make honey, and more

Universe Revealed: Views from the Hubble Space Telescope

Marvel at spectacular images of the far reaches of the universe

A Birthday Fit For A Queen!

Celebrate the naked mole rat queen's ninth birthday, Sept. 22 and 23

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

We Explore: Liberty Workshop

Learn about carpentry and tools in our young learner adventure

Wildlife Challenge

Crawl, climb, and claw your way through the urban jungle

LSC After Dark: Monster Masquerade

Join us Oct. 18 as monsters take over the Science Center! 21+ only

Dynamic Earth

Explore the dramatic forces that shape our home planet

Oceans: Our Blue Planet

Embark on an extraordinary journey beneath the waves

To Worlds Beyond: Journey Through the Solar System

Tour the planets in this stunning film and live presentation

One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure

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

Backyard Wilderness

Discover the unexpected wonders of nature in this extraordinary 3D film

The Spider Maze

Learn about different spiders in the country's most unique corn maze

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.