Admissions and Ticketing

Pricing and Payment

Admission:

$12 – Adult

$10 – Senior

$8 – Child

General admission includes admittance to exhibitions and floor programs. Tickets can be purchased on-site or online at http://misci.eventbrite.com/.

Donations are encouraged, and can be made at www.misci.org/donate

Members

miSci Members receive complimentary admission all year. Learn more at www.misci.org/members.

Interactive Kits

Interactive kits are available for free and include hands-on activities from some of our most popular interactive exhibitions!

Advanced booking is required for groups larger than 12 people. To arrange a visit, please call 518-382-7890.

Please Note: Library cards provide 50% off admission tickets.

Hours and Days of Operation

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 10 am – 4 pm EST (August 11)
Wednesday: 10 am – 4 pm EST (August 12)
Thursday: 10 am – 4 pm EST
Friday: 10 am – 4 pm EST
Saturday: 10 – 4 pm EST
Sunday: 10 – 4 pm EST

Note: Hours of operation and admission are subject to change.

miSci is closed on the following holidays:
New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day

Guidelines and Procedures

Safety Precautions Due to COVID-19

There have been no confirmed cases of COVID-19 at miSci, however, to prepare for its reopening, miSci has established new safety processes and procedures as prescribed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as well as the New York State Department of Health. These processes and procedures include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Enhanced cleaning and sanitation protocols will occur throughout the day.
  • Establishment of dedicated hand sanitation stations available throughout the Museum.
  • Modified pedestrian traffic flow procedures and decreased building occupancy to ensure compliance with social distancing guidelines.
  • Removal of non-essential interactive exhibitions and displays.
  • All patrons will be required to wear a mask during their visit. All miSci staff and volunteers will also be required to wear a mask and protective equipment.
  • We ask that all our patrons take an active role in minimizing the risk of infection by checking their temperature within 24 hours prior to their visit. Those whose temperature is at or exceeding 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit (38 degrees Celsius), have tested positive for COVID-19, or been exposed to those who have and are currently in quarantine, should refrain from coming to miSci.

 

Disclaimer

We have taken enhanced health and safety measures to minimize the risk of exposure to COVID-19. By purchasing ticket(s), you, and those in your party, agree to follow all posted instructions while visiting the Museum of Innovation and Science (miSci).

An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, senior citizens, and guests with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable.

By purchasing ticket(s) to visit the Museum of Innovation and Science (miSci), you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19 and agree not to hold the Museum of Innovation and Science (miSci), or any of its affiliates, responsible. You also agree to the following:

  • You, and those in your party, will check your temperature within 24 hours prior to your visit. Those with a temperature exceeding 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit (38 degrees Celsius) should refrain from visiting the Museum of Innovation and Science (miSci).
  • Masks will always be worn while at the Museum of Innovation and Science (miSci). This excludes those under the age of two. Patrons will be responsible for providing their own mask(s).
  • Those who are exhibiting cold or flu-like symptoms or have been exposed to those who have within the past 14 days, should refrain from visiting the Museum of Innovation and Science (miSci) until cleared by a healthcare professional.
  • Those who have tested positive for COVID-19 or have been exposed to those who have and are currently in quarantine, should refrain from visiting the Museum of Innovation and Science (miSci).

Those who do not meet or accept these terms should not proceed with ticket purchase. Questions and concerns should be directed to 518-382-7890 or admin@misci.org.

Schools and Group Visits

miSci offers a variety of immersive learning experiences for groups of all ages. Visits to miSci offer patrons the opportunity to learn from our science communicators.

There’s no better way to complement your classroom teaching than exploring science with our interactive exhibitions, planetarium shows, hands-on science explorations, and demonstrations.

A variety of programs and activities are available to groups, by reservation: 

 

  • Museum admission and self-touring.
  • Planetarium shows.
  • Hands-on science classes.
  • Interactive science demonstrations.
  • Challenger Learning Center missions.