From the ancient Egyptians to early rocket science and the future of space travel, the history and science of communication is brought to life through scenic displays in this hands-on, interactive exhibition designed for children ages 6 – 12 years. The overall theme of communication encompasses four exhibitions on a variety of different subjects. Visitors begin their tour with a walk...

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Timed to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the American intervention into World War I, this exhibition showcases the posters and flags used to stir patriotism and support the cause of war. These two important and rarely seen collections illustrate the difficult task President Woodrow Wilson faced convincing the American people to support the war effort.

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New Exhibit Opens!

Sep 24, 2017 - Feb 23, 2018

SPARK! The Explosive and Dirty History of Light illuminates the 18th and 19th century experience with light, and tells the story of the dirty and sometimes explosive fuels that created that light. It also explores the early electrical experiments that eventually led us to the safe and clean lighting of the 21st century.

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Murtogh’s Music Room

Sep 24, 2017 - Oct 15, 2017

Explore an exhibition featuring some of Murtogh’s personal favorites, including a variety of large and elegant table model cylinder musical boxes and upright disc boxes. Impressive instruments include a Welte-Mignon Reproducing Cabinet Piano and a rare Longman Mechanical Barrel Piano, c1810. Many of these personal favorites have never before been exhibited.

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The Evolution of Military Fashion

Sep 24, 2017 - Nov 26, 2017

Highlighting the significant changes American military uniforms have undergone since the country’s inception in 1776, the uniforms featured in this exhibition include examples from the Revolutionary War through World War II.

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Slime Spectacular@

Sep 24, 2017 - Sep 24, 2017

Celebrate Slime Weekend with the Garden State Discovery Museum. Join us Saturday, September 23, 2017 & Sunday September 24, 2017 for some slime fun! 11am - 4pm https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PqZjflUreSU&feature=share

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Narrated by Academy Award-winning actress Cate Blanchett, Earthflight is a totally immersive experience, taking the audience on an incredible flight across the world on the wings of birds. Filmed in four continents and 11 countries, the film took four years to make. Revolutionary aerial techniques and state-of-the-art 3D cameras deliver the reality of flight as viewers join a variety of...

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South Street Seaport Museum announces that the historic schooner Pioneer will visit Rockland County from September 20-27, 2017. Pioneer will sail with groups of local students, each of which will participate in Pioneer’s award-winning shipboard education program. Students will haul on lines to raise sails; learn the science, math and technology of sailing; measure water quality; and...

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