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Science Playground at New York Hall of Science

Science Playground

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  • Apr. 01, 2019 through Nov. 30, 2019, Late March – October: weekdays, 9:30am–5:00pm; Weekends, 10:00am–6:00pm; weather permitting. November: weekdays, 9:30am – 4:00pm; weekends, 10:00am–4:00pm
  • New York Hall of Science
  • 47-01 111th Street, Corona
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • $5 per person, plus general museum admission ($16 adults; $13 children, students & senior citizens)

The nation's largest science playground features 60,000 square feet of exhibits for children of all ages. Slides, seesaws, climbing webs, a water play area, drums, mirrors, sand boxes and more allow kids to explore science by playing.

About New York Hall of Science

47-01 111th Street

Corona, NY

718-699-0005

  • Standard hours: Monday-Friday, 9:30am-5pm, Saturday-Sunday, 10am-6pm
  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes
  • Stroller parking: Yes
  • Stroller check: No
  • Bring food: No
  • Buy food: Yes
  • Where is food allowed: Food allowed in designated spots
  • Changing tables in the women's room(s): Yes
  • Changing tables in the men's room(s): Yes
  • Family bathroom: No

  • New York Hall of Science presents 450 exhibits, demonstrations, workshops, and participatory activities that explain science, technology, engineering, and math.

    NYSCI offers professional development for teachers, produces curricula and resources for classrooms, and studies how technology and play affect how we learn.

    NYSCI was founded at the 1964–65 World’s Fair and has evolved into New York’s center for interactive science, serving a half million students, teachers, and families each year.


  • Parking: Paid
  • Nearest public transportation stop: 7 (local 111th Street Station)
  • Party room: Yes

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