Today at LSC

Live Shows & Films

Tamarin Feedings

- 10 mins

Watch the animal husbandry staff feed the tamarins

Secret Ocean 3D

A breakthrough look at a secret world with Jean-Michel Cousteau

Down on the Farm

- 90 mins

A "We Explore" adventure! Pretend to be a farmer

Dream Big 2D

Celebrate the human ingenuity behind engineering marvels big and small

Beekeeping: The Sweetest Science

- 20 mins

Learn how bees build hives, make honey, and more

Hurricane 3D

Follow a hurricane on its journey across the Atlantic Ocean

The Power of Air

- 25 mins

A live demonstration of an invisible force

Cow Eye Dissection

- 25 mins

Learn about the structure of the human eye

Story Time

- 20 mins

Who doesn't love a great story?

Kid Construction

- 90 mins

Build together with waffle blocks and wooden block sets

Laser Pop 3D

Rock out to new and classic summer hits in 3D

Animals Out & About

- 20 mins

Meet our creatures as they venture beyond their homes

Subzero: The States of Matter

- 25 mins

Temperature extremes change solids to liquids to gases

Animal Encounter

- 20 mins

Meet creatures from our collection and learn how they survive

Down to the Wire

- 25 mins

Shed some light on the way we harness electric power

Touch Tank

- 60 mins

Handle real sea creatures

Heart and Soul

- 25 mins

Transform your pulse into a musical beat


Put popular myths to the test!

Exhibitions & Activities

Honey Bees

See our honey bees collecting pollen, making honey, and just being bees!

Universe Revealed: Views from the Hubble Space Telescope

Marvel at spectacular images of the far reaches of the universe

Illusion: Nothing Is As It Seems

A mysterious gallery of visual, perceptual, and audio illusions

Block Party

Make elaborate creations with foam and wooden shapes


A hands-on exhibit that shows the many ways humans connect and exchange ideas

Eat and Be Eaten

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

Energy Quest

Explore the major sources of Earth’s energy

Hoberman Sphere

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

I Explore

A bright, engaging space for young learners

Infection Connection

See how infectious diseases spread and learn what we can do about it

Infinity Climber

Get a new view, 35 feet in the air

Nano Mini-Exhibition

Explore the science of extremely small things

Our Hudson Home

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


Your body in motion clears pixels from a huge screen


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

Touch Tunnel

Use your senses to navigate a pitch-black tunnel

Wonder Why

Playful hands-on experiments delight guests of all ages

Live Science & Pop-Up Science

Science educators present live shows all over the building

Jack Horner's Dino Dig

Search for dinosaur fossils in an authentic digging site

Wildlife Challenge

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