Our world-class museum is the perfect venue for your field trip or group. We have 43,000 square feet and seven unique spaces that can be rented separately or in combination for any event. Or we can come to you with age-appropriate, hands-on education! Visit the sections below to learn more:

field trips

Engage eager learners during a hands-on field trip to Explore & More. Groups of 10 or more paying visitors with advance reservation will receive a group rate.

come on a field trip

offsite programming

Aligned with our play zones and your curriculum, these programs will come to you.

see our offsite programs

community outreach

Looking to bring a play-based opportunity to the community? We gladly partner with area organizations that share our mission and vision.

how to bring our programming to your community


We believe that children learn best through play. All of our play zones and programs promote hands-on exploration of topics that support Next Generation, NYS and Common Core curriculum standards.

find out about curriculum and skill development

age specific exploration

It is important to understand child development milestones to ensure you child is on track. In addition to child development assessment programs, Explore & More play zones are designed with consideration of New York State Early Learning Guidelines.

discover more about child development