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Buffalo Museum of Science

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1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States
716-896-5200

November 2021

Collections Live! Geology with Joe

November 3 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2021

Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States

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…

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Behind-the-Scenes Collection Tour: Cabinet of Curiosities

November 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States

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…

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Collections Live! Geology with Joe

November 10 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2021

Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States

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…

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Annual William C. Vaughan Memorial Lecture

November 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States

Why is a bird red and not blue? Have plumage colors and color vision co-evolved in birds? Join us for the 29th Annual William C. Vaughan Memorial Lecture with speaker Trevor Price, University of Chicago Department of Ecology and Evolution. The lecture will focus on the evolution of color vision…

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Wee Explorer Storytime

November 17 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States

Connect your child with curiosity through the magic of stories! Enjoy a book read-along with a fun hands-on experiment in the Sprouts classroom. All materials provided. Ages: 3 -5 Cost: $5 per child with Museum admission, FREE for Museum Members Advanced registration required.

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Collections Live! Geology with Joe

November 17 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2021

Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States

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…

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SciNight Workshop: Insect Pinning

November 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States

Hear the inside story behind the Museum's stunning BUGWORKS sign. Learn how to do it yourself in this workshop on relaxing and pinning moths and butterflies. Each participant will receive their own pinning board, spreading materials and specimens to take home. Ages: 18+ Cost: $20 per participant (BMS Members save 10%)

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Behind-the-Scenes Collection Tour: Geology Rocks!

November 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States

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…

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Art of Science

November 18 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States

Create your own science craft and learn how it relates to one of our interactive science studios. All materials provided. Ages: 3 -5 Cost: FREE with Museum admission! Advanced registration required.

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Arthropodapalooza

November 20 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States

Arthropods make the world go round. We invite you to come explore, learn about, and even touch some of the amazing insects and other members of the arthropod family that are part of the BMS living collection in this immersive program brought to you by the Museum's Teen STEM Initiative.…

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Collections Live! Geology with Joe

November 24 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2021

Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States

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…

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December 2021

Collections Live! Geology with Joe

December 1 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2021

Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States

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…

Find out more »

Behind-the-Scenes Collection Tour: Cabinet of Curiosities

December 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States

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…

Find out more »

Collections Live! Geology with Joe

December 8 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2021

Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States

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…

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Science After Hours: Art Party

December 10 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States

Enjoy an adult night out with special activities surrounding our fall exhibit, Lost Beauty II: The Art of Museum Stories. Meet the artist behind the exhibit, create your own take-home masterpiece and explore the Museum at this event series tailored exclusively for adults ages 21+. Beer, wine and soft drinks…

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Wee Explorer Storytime

December 15 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States

Connect your child with curiosity through the magic of stories! Enjoy a book read-along with a fun hands-on experiment in the Sprouts classroom. All materials provided. Ages: 3 -5 Cost: $5 per child with Museum admission, FREE for Museum Members Advanced registration required.

Find out more »

Collections Live! Geology with Joe

December 15 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2021

Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States

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…

Find out more »

SciNight Workshop: Galaxy Art

December 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States

Learn how the Hubble Space Telescope gives us such vibrant views of deep space as you paint your very own piece of the universe. Ages: 18+ Cost: $20 per participant (BMS Members save 10%)

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Behind-the-Scenes Collection Tour: Geology Rocks!

December 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States

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…

Find out more »

Art of Science

December 16 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States

Create your own science craft and learn how it relates to one of our interactive science studios. All materials provided. Ages: 3 -5 Cost: FREE with Museum admission! Advanced registration required.

Find out more »

Arthropodapalooza

December 18 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States

Arthropods make the world go round. We invite you to come explore, learn about, and even touch some of the amazing insects and other members of the arthropod family that are part of the BMS living collection in this immersive program brought to you by the Museum's Teen STEM Initiative.…

Find out more »

Collections Live! Geology with Joe

December 22 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2021

Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States

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…

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Discovery Camp: Museum of Secrets

December 27 @ 8:30 am - December 30 @ 4:30 pm
Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States

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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Collections Live! Geology with Joe

December 29 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2021

Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States

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…

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