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Museum of Science & Technology (MOST)

500 S Franklin St, Armory Square, Syracuse, NY 13202-1245
+1 315-425-9068
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Bit expensive for the small size

We were 2 adults, one 1 year old and one 3 year old. My 3 year old actually really enjoyed the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Maxime B
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Great Place for Kids to Learn

Brought my children ages 6 and 3 here. They loved the interactive exhibits. It is a relatively... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jeremy B
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The Milton J. Rubenstein Museum of Science & Technology is a preeminent science and technology institution, inspiring all generations through hands-on education and entertainment. The Museum is home to 35,000 square feet of exhibit space, the only domed IMAX in New York State and the Silverman Planetarium. The MOST offers an array of educational activities and is a great place to host a birthday party, company event or team meeting.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“climbing wall” (8 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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500 S Franklin St, Armory Square, Syracuse, NY 13202-1245
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+1 315-425-9068
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were 2 adults, one 1 year old and one 3 year old. My 3 year old actually really enjoyed the bottom physics exhibition and the play structure. But that was about it. The planes and helicopters on the top floor could be doing something...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Brought my children ages 6 and 3 here. They loved the interactive exhibits. It is a relatively large place so even if there are a lot of people there, you can spread out. We decided to get a membership because you only have to go...More

Thank Jeremy B
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MOSTSyracuse, Public Relations Manager at Museum of Science & Technology (MOST), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review, Jeremy. Great to hear your children enjoyed hands-on exhibits at the MOST!

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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

I'm an adult with no kids and I still enjoy going here. Always fun and informative. Only this I don't like is there's always quite a few things "out of order".

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Reviewed 10 November 2017

We came mainly to go to the IMAX shows on the Int'l Space Station, but were amazed by the toothpick display of everything from characters in the Game of Thrones & Star Wars to world-famous buildings like Notre Dame Cathedral to Hagia Sophia in Istanbul....More

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Reviewed 8 November 2017

We went to the MOST for the sake of my 12-year-old granddaughter, but stayed for us! The hands on attractions were an entertainment we did not expect to enjoy as much as we did. We especially liked the ball machine, and stood and watched it...More

Thank Timothy M
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MOSTSyracuse, Public Relations Manager at Museum of Science & Technology (MOST), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review, Timothy. Thanks for sharing your great MOST experience. We hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Great museum! Dinosaur bones, big indoor playground, tons of hands on science exhibits, IMAX, planetarium, demonstrations, rocks & minerals, rock wall, craft station, snack bar, gift shop & more! Absolutely no late admission to IMAX shows, so plan ahead. We missed the show by 2...More

Thank Kym_Keil
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MOSTSyracuse, Public Relations Manager at Museum of Science & Technology (MOST), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We hope to see you again soon! Thank you for your time sharing your awesome MOST experience.

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

My visit to the museum did not last very long as I realized that the exhibits were designed for kids, as interactive displays. As an engineer, I also found that it only explained the very basic principles. So it seems to be quite popular for...More

Thank Marc L
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Andrew H, Public Relations Manager at Museum of Science & Technology (MOST), responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you so much for visiting the MOST! The museum greatly values the work engineers do each day within our community, and we encourage you to bring along "the next generation" of engineers on your next visit to discover, learn and play.

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

What I Liked About the Museum The toothpick sculptures were interesting, I suppose. What I Didn't Like About the Museum The Planetarium was very mundane, and not spectacular at all. The mouse car virtual ride was pretty low-tech as well. Nothing else even caught my...More

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Andrew H, Public Relations Manager at Museum of Science & Technology (MOST), responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you for joining us at the MOST!

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

We went on a Sunday and there were kids everywhere. Its not MOST's fault but if you aren't going with any children I would stay away from the weekend. It was pretty cool especially the lower level exhibit and the toothpick museum upstairs. Many of...More

Thank CoraNSam
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Management response:Responded 8 September 2017

Thank you for taking time to offer a review. This past weekend was the last before CNY students went back to school, and we had a packed house! We hope you enjoyed your time with us. The MOST looks forward to hosting you again soon.

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

We visited with our grand children, ages 8-14. This museum is huge! You can easily spend four hours visiting the exhibits and going to the IMAX and planetarium shows. Personally, I'd skip the planetarium - it was pretty basic. The IMAX was well worth the...More

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Management response:Responded 8 September 2017

Thank you for your review. We are so glad to hear you and your family had a wonderful time with us. Please keep in mind that you are more than welcome to order food directly to the museum for eating in the cafe! We hope...More

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Angela H
5 January 2018|
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Response from MOSTSyracuse | Property representative |
The MOST is currently offering three planetarium shows on weekends, and they will be offered every day during the upcoming Winter Recess school break when the Museum is open every day. The Seasonal Sky planetarium show... More
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