657 East Avenue

Rochester, NY 14607

(585) 271-4320



The Rochester Museum & Science Center (RMSC) ignites a passion for lifelong learning and equips our community with the foundational skills, knowledge, and understanding of the technologies needed to help solve society’s most pressing challenges. The RMSC includes three locations, the RMSC Museum (assessed here), the RMSC Strasenburgh Planetarium*, and the Cumming Nature Center.

*The RMSC Strasenburgh Planetarium is assessed as a different venue and may be found on the IRRC site under RMSC Strasenburgh Planetarium.


The Rmsc Museum Is A Science And Cultural History Museum Located In Rochester, Ny.
Visitors Can Enjoy More Than 200 Interactive Exhibits, Daily Science Alive Experiment Demonstrations, And Featured Programming Throughout The Year (Subject To Date). Information About Programs And Events At The Museum Is Available At Rmsc.Org


When visiting the RMSC Museum, visitors can explore:
A museum with three floors full of more than 200 hands-on, interactive exhibits about science, culture, and the natural world.
World-class collections of 1.2 million objects embody the community's many stories.
Science Alive demonstrations that help visitors learn about scientific concepts through up-close exposure. Shows include Electricity Theater music shows, Live Science experiment demonstrations, Science on a Sphere, and the Science Encounter cart.