Visiting Professor of Aeronautics
It is our pleasure to announce that Prof Sheila Widnall from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology will be delivering 3 lectures on the development of aeronautics and where the future lies in this exciting ‘space’.
Night in the Museum
Get your family together for an exciting night in the museum as you sleep over beside dinosaurs and science displays. Bring your own sleeping bag and get ready to rough it as we go exploring the wonders of science.
Energetica Exhibition on Loan
On loan from the NEMO Science Museum in Amsterdam, the Energetica exhibition is coming to the Community Science Museum. It’s a series of installations that allow visitors to experience the power of the elements as we harness them. From solar energy powering lighting, to ‘Wind Island’ that shows how turbines are able to use and control wind to create power.
The museum is located at:
99 Margaret Corbin Drive
Fort Tryon Park
New York, NY 10040
The entrance is free for all. There are guided tours of the museum that leave every hour. These tours are 70 NOK per person and include a handy printed guide of the museum. If you would like to organise a guided tour for your group of 6 or more people, please contact us to arrange the tour.
Tuesday: 10:00 – 16:00
Wednesday: 10:00 – 16:00
Thursday: 10:00 – 16:00
Friday: 10:00 – 19:00
Saturday: 9:00 – 16:00
Sunday: 9:00 – 13:00
The museum has wheelchair accessibility ramps. It also has audio guides and braille display signs for the visually impaired.
Food and drink
There is a café attached to the museum where you can get light lunches, soft drinks, coffee, snacks and more.
Our shop offers a range of memorabilia from the museum as well as great gifts and activity packs that allow you to continue to explore science even after you’ve left the museum.