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Rochester Museum & Science Center

657 East Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-2101
+1 585-271-4320
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Good. Nice change of exhibits each time we go.

We have a membership to a science museum in a neighboring city so it's free for us to go here. We... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2016
Syracuse, New York
For kids and adults

Great museum for children and adults of all ages. Wonderful underground railroad exhibit and lots... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2016
New York City, New York
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657 East Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-2101
+1 585-271-4320
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Reviewed 8 January 2016

We have a membership to a science museum in a neighboring city so it's free for us to go here. We come pretty frequently (twice a year maybe). Usually when we come, there's a different theme on the third floor. This time it was frogs....More

Reviewed 6 January 2016

Great museum for children and adults of all ages. Wonderful underground railroad exhibit and lots of hands-on science exhibits for children and adults.

Thank fayel29
Reviewed 27 December 2015

I've been a visitor to this museum several times with family over the years, and we've always enjoyed ourselves. There is a fun simulator (we've been on an underwater and arctic adventure) which costs a little bit more. There's a rock climbing wall and several...More

Thank fritztc
Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

My daughter took me for my birthday. We had a wonderful time.. The exhibitions were so fantastic before we knew it it was time to go...definitely will go back soon

Thank Carla G
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

We have Tweens and went for the frog exhibit. Got coupons from the entertainment book- buy one adult admission get one free. Great discount. The frog exhibit was on the smaller side but good. Kids had fun in the other exhibits too- building machines and...More

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 1 November 2015

There are so many hands on science and learning experiences on every floor, I can't begin to describe them. A favorite was building a weather machine and putting it in a wind tunnel to see if could fly in a certain "zone". Little one loved...More

Thank Ruthlee B
Reviewed 16 October 2015

We went on the submarine ride. The submarine moves and has a screen that explains what's going on. There is also a couple of climbing things that are very nice.

Thank Diana D
Reviewed 15 October 2015

It' really an good museum with lots of activities for child and adult, it's learn by having fun. Take a few time to go here and see all of things !

Thank Emeline C
Reviewed 11 October 2015

Great place to bring my grandchildren. They are always happy there. The employees are very efficient also.

Thank Anne N
Reviewed 5 October 2015

I saw the Pink Floyd light show. Not many places are open at night, especially on weekends so this place was cool on all levels. You can poke around the center before and after the show. $7 for adults $6 for kids includes light show...More

Thank Gilly A
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22 July 2016|
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Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
It's open on some holidays like New Year's Day