SOLD OUT! Behind-the-Scenes Collection Tour: Geology Rocks!

Buffalo Museum of Science 1020 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo, NY

Did you know the Museum houses more than 700,000 specimens and artifacts? Go behind the scenes to see what few have seen and explore the Museum’s Collection. Tours are approximately two hours in length. Holmes! What kind of rock is this? Sedimentary, my dear Watson. Learn why this and other...

Discovery Camp: Museum Adventure

Buffalo Museum of Science 1020 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo, NY

Join us for one day of exploration and fun! Experiment and create as we explore the Museum’s exhibits get a behind-the-scenes view of the Museum. Ages: 5-12 (Campers will be divided into classrooms by grade level) Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.  (Late pick-up available until 5:30 p.m.) Cost: $56 per...

Conversations in Science: Latinx Lead Environmental Justice

Plan to join us on Zoom for a panel discussion highlighting the issues that impact our Latinx communities in the Buffalo area. Hear from activists leading the charge. What is Climate Justice? What Climate Justice issues are there in Buffalo? How can we support climate justice for our black and...

Lost Beauty II Opening Weekend

Join us for the Opening Weekend of Lost Beauty II: The Art of Museum Stories, presented by Aleron. To mark the occasion, artist Alberto Rey will be on site for a special meet and greet on Saturday, October 16 from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. For the first time ever, experience...

Weird Science Weekend

Buffalo Museum of Science 1020 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo, NY

Visitors to the Museum on Saturday, October 23 and Sunday, October 24 are in for a spooky science treat! Experience creepy crawlies, slippery substances and nature’s oddities. Learn what respiration looks like through a demonstration using real pig lungs and see a two-headed calf that was born right here in Western...

Terror-ariums

Buffalo Museum of Science 1020 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo, NY

Be the creator of your own microcosm in this terrarium-building workshop. View sinister models of deadly plants while creating a living scene to keep you company through the dark winter nights. Ages: 16+ Cost: $30 per participant, 10% off for BMS Members (includes Museum admission) Cost includes $15 fee for...

Recurring

Collections Live! Geology with Joe

Buffalo Museum of Science 1020 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo, NY

Have you ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes at a museum? Museums take care of ‘collections’ – but what does that mean? Collections Live! is a new initiative to turn the Museum ‘inside-out’. Previously backstage activities will be taking place in public spaces – check out what goes...

Behind-the-Scenes Collection Tour: Cabinet of Curiosities

Buffalo Museum of Science 1020 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo, NY

Did you know the Museum houses more than 700,000 specimens and artifacts? Go behind the scenes to see what few have seen and explore the Museum’s Collection. Tours are approximately two hours in length. Take a peek into the Vertebrate Zoology Collection's spine tingling Cabinet of Curiosities to explore the...

Recurring

Indigenous Attractions at the Museum

Buffalo Museum of Science 1020 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo, NY

Local retail shop Indigenous Attractions will be joining us Saturdays throughout November, as part of our #NativeAmericanHeritageMonth celebration! Stop by to learn about Indigenous culture and get a head start on your holiday shopping by ethically supporting Indigenous craftsmanship. Some one-of-a-kind crafts made by the Indigenous community will be available for purchase! Indigenous...

Recurring

Collections Live! Geology with Joe

Buffalo Museum of Science 1020 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo, NY

Have you ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes at a museum? Museums take care of ‘collections’ – but what does that mean? Collections Live! is a new initiative to turn the Museum ‘inside-out’. Previously backstage activities will be taking place in public spaces – check out what goes...