Discovery Camp: Museum of Secrets

Buffalo Museum of Science 1020 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo, NY

What treasures does the science museum hold? What really happens after dark? Enjoy winter break by uncovering the adventures and legendary stories that make the museum extraordinary. 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:...

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Public Tours

Take a deeper look into our science studios with a member of our education staff. Join us for a rotation of 30-minute tours showcasing our Artifacts, Rethink Extinct and Biodiversity Science Studios. Day Available: Weekly on Fridays Times Available: 11:00 – 11:30 a.m. or 1:00 – 1:30 p.m. Ages: All...

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Collections Live!

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...

Recurring

Public Tours

Take a deeper look into our science studios with a member of our education staff. Join us for a rotation of 30-minute tours showcasing our Artifacts, Rethink Extinct and Biodiversity Science Studios. Day Available: Weekly on Fridays Times Available: 11:00 – 11:30 a.m. or 1:00 – 1:30 p.m. Ages: All...

Recurring

Collections Live!

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...

SciNight Workshop: Seeing Sounds – Spectrograms

Buffalo Museum of Science 1020 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo, NY

What does it mean to look at a sound? Scientists use a tool called a spectrogram to represent audio in a visual format. In this workshop, you'll learn about the creation and application of spectrograms and create your own laser-engraved spectrogram keepsake of a word or phrase of your choice....

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...

Recurring

Public Tours

Take a deeper look into our science studios with a member of our education staff. Join us for a rotation of 30-minute tours showcasing our Artifacts, Rethink Extinct and Biodiversity Science Studios. Day Available: Weekly on Fridays Times Available: 11:00 – 11:30 a.m. or 1:00 – 1:30 p.m. Ages: All...

CANCELLED – Science After Hours: Get a Clue

Buffalo Museum of Science 1020 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo, NY

We have made the difficult decision to cancel our upcoming fundraising event, Science After Hours: Get a Clue, on Friday, January 14.  If you have purchased tickets for the event there is no action you need to take to request a refund. We will automatically begin processing refunds before the...

CANCELLED: Discovery Camp: Spectacular Scientists

Buffalo Museum of Science 1020 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo, NY

This program has been cancelled due to inclement weather. Do you see a life of science in your future? Spend the day with us as we showcase scientists and the ways they changed the world. Ages: 5-12 (Campers will be divided into classrooms by grade level) Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30...