Your home for wonder, curiosity, & discovery
84 acres of open-ended science and nature experiences designed to spark imagination, creativity, and new ways of thinking about our world
The place to inspire the next generation of creators, thinkers, and problem-solvers
A brighter future starts with wonder.
More than ever, it’s essential to play, learn, ask questions, and embrace science as a way of understanding our world. The fun of discovery is the first step on a lifelong adventure of learning.
Your best destination for innovative science education and learning
With one-of-a-kind educational experiences inside and outside of the classroom, the Museum of Life and Science offers new ways to better understand our world and prepare young minds for the future.
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Alpacas receive their summer look
The alpacas are ready for summer after being recently sheared.
Summer Camps: Don't miss out!
Museum summer camps are back in 2021! Check out what we’re offering. Spots are filling up fast!
Gather your family and friends for a self-guided, springtime evening scavenger hunt around campus.
Climb, build, splash, and discover how mountains rise, how rocks turn to sand, and how water shapes the planet.
This school year is overwhelming for many families. We can help! Let us support and enhance your child’s weekly learning at the Museum.
Explore our two-acre, nature playscape featuring treehouses, a flowing streambed, and more
Nikon Small World
From now until July 23 visit the second-floor terrace gallery to view this incredible art showcase.
Join us every Wednesday for experiments you can do at home and LIVE streaming sessions with our educators.
Science Nights: World of Robots
An evening exploring the excellence that is robots and robotics.