Earth Science Programs

A Trip Back In Time         $175

Discover the fascinating world of fossils. Find out how scientists use them to learn about prehistoric plants and animals. Make simple fossil imprints and examine various fossil remains from the

Museum’s collection. LE

Discovering Dinosaurs       $175

How tall was Tyrannosaurus rex? What and how did dinosaurs eat? Where did they live? Explore the wonderful world of dinosaurs by examining actual fossil remains and even make your own imprint. LE


Rocks and Minerals

Learn to distinguish a variety of minerals found all over the globe. Examine rock samples and learn the different minerals found in each. Experiment with different specimens to discover if all rocks are as hard as a rock. uE


STARLAB: Stars, Galaxies and Nebulae     $175

Gaze up at the night sky inside our portable planetarium and discover that stars have different brightness and color. Explore some special features of the sky including galaxies, nebulae, and black holes. uE

STARLAB: Constellations Tonight    $175
In our portable planetarium, discover the night sky and mythology of the ancient Greek and Native American people. In addition, learn how to use star-maps to find constellations and planets on your own. LE

Study the different types of volcanoes: shield, composite, and cinder cones. Learn how they are formed and when magma becomes lava. Finish class off with a bang as you cause eruptions that hit the ceiling! uE

Registration Info

New! If you know which program you would like to schedule... 
submit a Field Trip Request
or Call / Email Dan:
(516) 627-9400
extension 12.

Have questions about a program?
Call our teachers:
(516) 627-9400
extension 14.

Can’t bring your group to us?
We’ll come to you! We can take one program to different classes at your location.

Outreach Pricing
Outreaches are priced 
differently than programs
taught at the museum.
The prices below are in 
lieu of varying prices listed
next to program titles.

1 Session—  $225
2 Sessions– $400
3 Sessions– $525
4 Sessions– $600
5 Sessions– $700

Please note:
1 Session only available 

* Denotes programs available for OUTREACH.

** Denotes programs
available for OUTREACH
except from
Nov. 15 to Apr. 1. 

There is a mileage fee of $50 to certain areas.