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Our Science guide includes museums, observatories, planetariums and Science-oriented facilities throughout the USA.  
 

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  New Mexico
Alamogordo
New Mexico Museum of Space History
PO Box 533
Alamogordo NM 88311
Phone 505 437-2840
Web Site www.zianet.com/space/index.html
Toll Free 877 333-6589
Description Museum with numerous rockets & space vehicles, Space Hall of Fame, IMAX & Planetarium
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Kind of Activity IMAX
Nature of Group or Site Hall of Fame
Field of Study/Science Facility Space

 

  New Mexico

  Albuquerque

  Explora Science Center & Children's Museum

  1701 Mountain road NW

  Albuquerque       NM           87104    

  Phone   505 224-8300

  Web Site  http://www.explora.mus.nm.us/index.htm

  E-mail  mailto:explora@esccma.org

  Description  hands-on science exhibits & demonstrations in a shopping center setting

  Type of Resource   Science

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:             8/18/2005

  NM
 
Albuquerque
  Greenhouse Conservatory
 
Castetter Hall
  Biology #21
 
Albuquerque  NM
  Phone 
  Web Site  http://www.unm.edu/~visitor/museums.html
 
Description  campus conservatory
  Type of Resource  Science
  Field of Study/Science Facility  Biology
  New or Updated:  07/17/2003 

  NM

  Albuquerque

  Museum of Southwestern Biology

   Dept of Biology, U NM

  Castter Hall Bioloby #21

  Albuquerque   NM   87131    

  Phone 505 277-3050

  Web Site http://www.unm.edu/%7Evisitor/museums.html

  Description research and teaching facility with collections of vertebrates,

                    arthropods, plants, more

  Type of Resource  Science

  Primary Focus  Science Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Biology

  New or Updated:   1/8/2007
 

  NM

  Albuquerque

  U of NM Geology Museum

  Northrup Hall

  Earth & Planetary Sciences #24

  Albuquerque  NM    87131    

  Phone 505 277-4204

  Web Site http://www.unm.edu/~visitor/museums.html

  Description  minerals and fossils from all over the world

  Type of Resource  Science

  Primary Focus  Science Museum

  New or Updated:  1/8/2007


  NM

  Albuquerque

  U of NM Meteoritic  Museum

  Northrup Hall

  Earth & Planetary Sciences #24

  Albuquerque  NM   87131    

  Phone 505 277-2747

  Web Site http://www.unm.edu/~visitor/museums.html

  Description  one of the largest meteorite collections in the world

  Type of Resource  Science
 
Primary Focus  Science Museum
 
Field of Study  Meteorites

  New or Updated:  1/8/2007

    NM
  Los Alamos
  Bradbury Science Museum, Los Alamos National Labor
 
15th Street
  Los Alamos NM  87545   
 
Phone  505 667-4444
  Web Site  http://www.lanl.gov/museum/index.shtml
  Description  history of Los Alamos National Laboratory and the Manhattan Project in                         WWII which developed the atomic bomb
 
Type of Resource  Science
  Primary Focus  Science Museum
  Field of Study/Science Facility  Physics
  Era  WW II
  New or Updated:  07/24/2003

New Mexico
Magdalena
Very Large Array
Magdalena NM
Phone
Web Site www.nrao.edu
Description world's largest radio telescope, spread over 22 miles, visitor center
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Technology
Field of Study/Science Facility Observatory

 

  Nevada
Reno
Fleischmann Planetarium
U of Nevada Reno
900 Virginia St
Reno NV 89503
Phone 775 784-4812
Web Site www.scs.unr.edu/planet
Description
Type of Resource Science
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium
 

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New York
Brooklyn
New York Aquarium
Boardwalk & W 8th Street
Brooklyn NY 11224
Phone 718 265-3400
Web Site www.wcs.org
Description
Type of Resource Science
Field of Study/Science Facility Aquarium

  NY
  Buffalo
  Buffalo Museum of Science
 
1020 Humboldt Parkway
  Buffalo  NY  14211
 
Phone  716 896-5200
  Web Site  http://www.sciencebuff.org/
  Description  Camp Wee Explorers, ancient Egypt, Zoology, Wildflowers, Sand Mandala,                         Insects, Dinosaurs, Gems
 
Type of Resource  Science
  Primary Focus  Science Museum
  New or Updated:  07/24/2003

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  New York
Flushing
New York Hall of Science
4701 111th Street
Flushing NY 11368
Phone 718 699-0005
Web Site www.nyhallsci.org
Description
Type of Resource Science

  NY
 
Hicksville
 
Hicksville Gregory Museum
 
Heitz Place
 
Hicksville  NY  11801    
 
Phone   516 822-7505
 
Web Site  http://www.gregorymuseum.org/
 
Alt Web  http://www.liglobal.com/t_i/attractions/museums/gregory/
 
Description  Science exhibits & activities in restored courthouse
 
Type of Resource   Science
 
Primary Focus  Science Museum
 
Building Type   Courthouse
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Minerals
 
New or Updated:   2/18/2004

  NY
 
Horseheads
 
Science and Discovery Center - Horseheads
 
Arnot Mall
 
3300Chambers Rd
 
Horseheads   NY  14844    
 
Phone   607 739-5297
 
Web Site  http://www.sdcsciencecenter.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:scenter@stny.rr.com
 
Description
 
Type of Resource   Science
 
New or Updated: 2/20/2004

  New York
Ithaca
Sciencenter
601 First Street
Ithaca NY 14850
Phone 607 272-0600
Web Site www.sciencenter.org
Description 80 hands on exhibits, outdoor science park, 3/4 mile long model of the solar system
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
 

  NY

  New York

  Try Science

  Address

  New York  NY

  Web Site  www.tryscience.org

  Description  ASTC, New York Hall of Science & IBM site with info about science

                    centers worldwide

  Type of Resource   Science

  Kind of Activity   Link List

  Nature of Group or Site  Guide

  Owner/Operator:  Association of Science-Technology Centers

  New or Updated:   2/15/2006

 
 

  NY

  Oneonta

  Science Discovery Center of Oneonta

  Physical Science Bldg

  State University College

  Oneonta  NY 13820    

  Phone  607 436-2011

  Web Site  http://www.oneonta.edu/academics/scdisc/

  E-mail  scdisc@oneonta.edu

  Description  hands-on exhibits, Properties of matter, forces, motion, mechanisms,

                    fluids, sound, waves, electricity, magnetism, optics

  Type of Resource Science

  Primary Focus Science Museum

  Owner/Operator:  State University College Oneonta

  New or Updated:  3/4/2006

New York
Rochester
Rochester Museum & Science Center
657 East Avenue
Rochester NY 14607
Phone 716 271-4320
Web Site www.rmsc.org
Description Indians, science & technology
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility  Planetarium
Group Identity Native American

 
  NY
 
Syracuse
 
Milton J Rubenstein Museum of Science & Technology
 
500 South Franklin Street
 
Syracuse  NY  13202    
 
Phone   315 425-9068
 
Web Site  http://www.most.org/
 
Description  hands on  exhibits, climbing maze, motion simulator, telecommunications lab
 
Type of Resource   Science
 
Primary Focus  Science Museum
 
Kind of Activity   Omnitheatre
  Field of Study/Science Facility  Planetarium
 
New or Updated:   4/10/2004

  NY
 
Watertown
 
SciTech
 
154 Stone Street
 
Watertown   NY 13601    
 
Phone   315 788-1340
 
Web Site  http://www.cs.sunyit.edu/~riccim/scitech/introduction.html
 
Description  electricity, biology
 
Type of Resource   Science
 
Primary Focus  Children
 
New or Updated:   4/16/2004

 
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