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Hours & Prices

Summer Hours
(June 26 – August 27)

  • Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat, Sun: 10am – 5pm
  • Thu: 10am – 8pm  (half-price admission starting at 4pm)

IMAX Movies

  • Tue – Sun: noon – 4pm

Regular Hours

  • Mon, Tue: Closed*
  • Wed, Fri, Sat, Sun: 10am – 5pm
  • Thu: 10am – 8pm (half-price admission starting at 4pm)

IMAX Movies

  • Wed – Sun: noon – 4pm

*The MOST is open Mondays and Tuesdays during local school breaks and vacations

Holiday hours

The MOST will be OPEN on New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, Columbus Day, and Veterans Day.

The MOST will be CLOSED on Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day.


Ticket Type Members Nonmembers
Adults Children & Seniors Adults Children & Seniors
Combo: Exhibits & IMAX NA NA $20 $16
Exhibit Halls Free Free $12 $10
Add Planetarium Presentation Free Free $3 $3
Saturday Special Workshop $3 $3 $3 $3
IMAX Movie $7 $6 $10 $8
EBT Card Program NA NA $2 $1
  • Children: Ages 2-11
  • Seniors: 65 and up

With proper identification, the following receive free MOST exhibit admission:

  • Current New York State Teachers
  • Active Duty Military
  • Military Veterans

Reciprocal membership

Members of science museums affiliated with the Association of Science-Technology Centers (ASTC) can tour MOST exhibits for free. The ASTC website lists museums that participate in the program, as well as any restrictions.

Download a museum map to help you plan your visit.

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