Learning about science in a museum is safer than experiencing it firsthand by ingesting a beaker or reanimating a cherished family parakeet. Bring science to life with this Groupon.
$25 for a One-Year Science-Center Family Membership ($50 Value)
The family membership endows the holder with free admission for up to six people for one year. This year’s events include fun and educational exhibits such as the weather station, Bernoulli blower, tinker toys, and Madagascar cockroaches. Members also enjoy additional benefits such as $25 off birthday parties and 10% off gift-shop purchases.
Fall hours, beginning September 7, are Saturdays from 11am to 4pm.
Long Island Science Center
The Long Island Science Center, a non-profit education center, seeks to promote the knowledge and love of science, mathematics, engineering, and technology in people of all ages. They adopt a “learning by doing” philosophy, which results in myriad interactive exhibits that explore subjects such as volcanoes, Egyptian hieroglyphics, the planets, and crime scenes. The museum also holds regular special and seasonal events, as well as special programs for school groups.