Have a blast while learning at the exciting and educational New York Hall of Science!

This hands-on technology center features over 450 interactive exhibits that teach you about science with fun and engaging activities. The NYSCI has served over a half million students with their educational programs and high-tech facility. Children of all ages are welcome to explore the 30,000 square feet occupied by the Science Playground from March through December. 


Design Lab
Children are able to gain expertise as creatives through experimentation and collaboration when they visit NYSCI's 5 activity areas within the Design Lab.

Scattered Light
Using multi-colored flagging tape and the rays from the sun shining through the roof, the entrance of to New York Hall of Science displays an illushing of light scattering.

Life Beyond Earth
Use a set of interactive stories to navigate between extremes of the Earth's conditions and find out what may be living outside of our planet.

Did You Know

  • The New York Hall of Science was originally built to be a pavilion for the historic World's Fair in 1964.

How To Get There

  • 7 to 111th Street station.

Make The Most Of Your New York Pass

- Entry to the New York Hall of Science is normally $16.

- The New York Pass grants you free entry to NYSCI plus over 100 attractions in New York City.



see the: full list of attractions included »

Sept - Mar
Monday Closed
Tuesday 9:30-5
Wednesday 9:30-5
Thursday 9:30-5
Friday 9:30-5
Saturday 10-6
Sunday 10-6
Monday 9:30 - 5
Tuesday 9:30 - 5
Wednesday 9:30 - 5
Thursday 9:30 - 5
Friday 9:30 - 5
Saturday 10-6
Sunday 10-6


Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas and for the annual Maker Faire which occurs on a weekend in September. Please check back for exact dates

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47-01 111th Street, Queens, NY 11368