In the Museum

There’s something for everyone at Miami Science Museum. One of the Museum’s key goals is to serve as a threshold into science and technology for visitors of all ages and backgrounds, inspiring a sense of wonder and excitement about the world we live in, and helping people see how science and technology can enrich their lives. From first-time visitors to those who come whenever they can, the Museum offers a changing mix of interactive exhibits, wildlife encounters, science theater, planetarium shows, science demos, camps, workshops and special events. Check out our Calendar of Events to see what’s happening next: http://www.miamisci.org/www/events.php.

Great Horned Owls Now at the Falcon Batchelor Bird of Prey Center

Birds of prey have predators too (including humans), and they too can get get sick, injured and orphaned. But the human team at the Falcon Batchelor Bird of Prey Center at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science is … Continue reading

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It’s Preschool Science Time!

Young visitors to the Museum’s Discovery Room are now treated to a brand new Busy Bee Puppet Story with sing-a-long songs, and the chance to join a hands-on activity to make their own model of a bee. We have a … Continue reading

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Feathers to the Stars Summer Camp – Register Now!

Summer Camp – Feathers to the Stars! Register Now! July 28 – August 1 Grades 4 – 8 Have you ever thought about ancient humans, gazing up at birds, perhaps imagining what it might be like to fly? How did … Continue reading

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‘Expedition: Arctic!’ Mini-Exhibit Now on Display

Did you know the Museum recently participated in an international Arctic expedition to better understand climate processes in the Polar Region? In August-September 2013, the Museum’s Science Curator, Lindsay Bartholomew, joined a team of scientists aboard the Russian research vessel, … Continue reading

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‘Under the Sea’ Exhibit Now on Display

Undersea photography shows us unique views of our own world, but sometimes it seems as if we are seeing something entirely otherworldly. To honor the skill and artistry of amateur photographers who show us our watery world as we’ve never … Continue reading

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Curious Vault Collaborations 001

Art and science tend to be separated in people’s minds. They are separate classroom subjects. They are (usually) housed in separate museums. One is expression, and the other is understanding. But if art is all about experimenting with the expression … Continue reading

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Volunteers Plant 4,000 Native Plants on Virginia Key

On Saturday, June 27th, students from the Miami-Dade College Earth Ethics Institute and campers from Kreative Motion Summer Camp joined MUVE and other local volunteers to plant native dune plants on Virginia Key’s North Point. By the end of the … Continue reading

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3rd Annual Miami Underwater Festival

Miami is all about water. We are surrounded by it, with the Everglades, the Caribbean, and the Atlantic bordering Miami on three sides. People visit our city to not only see the water, but to get in the water – … Continue reading

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Feel the Force: Hurricanes and Other Hazards 2014

Are you ready for hurricane season? It’s all about preparedness. The Patricia and Philip Frost Museum of Science invited visitors to learn the science behind hurricanes and other powerful weather hazards at its popular annual event, “Feel the Force: Hurricanes … Continue reading

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Upward Bound Awards Ceremony 2014

On Saturday, May 24, the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science celebrated its Upward Bound Math Science Program with an end of the year culmination and awards ceremony for its 2014 students. Upward Bound, one of the U.S. Department … Continue reading

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