Featured Science Museums/Exhibits

Dolan DNA Learning Center

Students have a chance to do hands-on experiments with DNA. They can try their hand at genetically engineering bacteria, analyze human DNA, and maybe even analyze their own genotype. 334 Main Street, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724. Tel: 516-367-5170. Cost: Fee. ... More Info

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Brookhaven National Laboratory

Building 400 C, Upton, NY 11973. 631-344-8000. BNL’s mission includes nuclear science, chemistry, and energy technology. Its Museum offers exhibits of the Lab’s accomplishments. Free.

South Fork Marine Education Program

East Hampton Marine Museum, 301 Bluff Rd., Amagansett, NY 11930. 631-767-5171. Focuses on many diverse marine topics, and how to help protect and enhance our marine environment. Fee.

Super Science Hands-On Workshops at SMLI

Science Museum of Long Island, 1526 North Plandome Road, Manhasset, NY 11030. 516-627-9400. l. Program topics include biology, ecology, paleontology, chemistry, physics and astronomy. Also offers outdoor classes on our 36-acre preserve. Fee.