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Rochester Museum & Science Center

657 East Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-2101
+1 585-271-4320
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Quality exhibits and demonstrations for older kids and adults! A small section for very young kids.

This museum has quality exhibits. The dinosaur exhibit was very well done and great information... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ephesians5
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Toronto, Canada
Very goof for young kids ... or if you're doing the museum brew !

I was here for the museum brew, so in addition to all the regular exhibits they had some additional... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Brennan R
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Ames, Iowa
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  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
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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

This museum has quality exhibits. The dinosaur exhibit was very well done and great information. The Erie Canal Lock interactive display was great hands on for young and old. Great demonstrations about weather, weight, pulleys, etc. The simulators were not for young children. Well done...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was here for the museum brew, so in addition to all the regular exhibits they had some additional activities going on. I had a very good time in early June. Alcohol was expensive but it at least wasn't weak, and its to be expected...More

Thank Brennan R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we spend 3 hours on this place and my kids really like it there is a lot of things to do for all ages

Thank JLRendon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum has kept up with the times and the concept of interactive play. Huge bullet shaped capsules take visitors under Lake Ontario that include a good shaking up. Actually touch glacial ice and dig for fossils. Games for an intro to physics. Local folks...More

Thank sharon s
Reviewed 4 May 2017

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 27 April 2017 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

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Hannah B, Online Marketing Specialist at Rochester Museum & Science Center, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

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 reviewResponded 28 April 2017

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
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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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