Sci-Tech Is Temporarily Closed
Unfortunately, a major mechanical problem has forced Sci-Tech to temporarily close the museum.
Although we are working to mitigate the multitude of problems caused by the rupture of the main water pipe, our building will be out-of-service for an extended time.
However, during this forced closure, Sci-Tech will be using this opportunity to enhance exhibits, so when we are able to reopen, Sci-Tech will have new and improved exhibits for all.Continue reading
Help Sci-Tech Recover
Support us through GoFundMe at: https://gofund.me/c0566250!
Or, mail a donation to: Sci-Tech Center, 154 Stone Street, Watertown, NY 13601
Your donation will help to restore the location, replace and update damaged exhibits and equipment, as well as the cost of any repairs. Our goal is to bring back educational and fun experiences to our community.Continue reading
TACNY Supports Sci-Tech
The Technology Alliance of Central New York (TACNY) has provided a grant of $2,000 to help Sci-Tech to continue serving our community with science activities and exhibits. Grant funds are being used to continue repairs to our building, and to set up a temporary off-site Sci-Tech display that will include…
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Free Admissions Worldwide!
If you are a member of the Sci-Tech Center, you are eligible to enjoy free admission to more than 300 other museums in such places as Syracuse, Rochester, Ithaca, Chicago, Baltimore, Toronto, Boston, Ottawa, and many more. It is called the ASTC Passport Program.
The Sci-Tech Museum of Northern New York is a year-round, hands-on museum of science and technology.
With more than 40 interactive exhibits designed to spark the interest and imagination of visitors are offered in our 3,600 ft. facility, the museum operates as the only hands-on science museum in Northern New York.
The Sci-Tech Museum strives to accomplish the following goals:
- Develop participatory exhibits, demonstrations, and programs in the basic sciences and their technological applications.
- Enable the general public to gain a first-hand experience with natural phenomena and man-made devices.
- Serve as a resource for formal educational programs.
- Foster interest in scientific , engineering, and industrial careers.
- Communicate to the public a better understanding and appreciation of science and the derived technology.
With these goals in mind, The Sci-Tech Museum develops and maintains numerous programs and activities. The Museum serves as an educational and cultural resource for the community.