Coming Soon

With new exhibits and shows opening all the time, the Museum is never the same place twice. Learn more about what's coming up in the next few months.

  • We Are Aliens!

    This new Planetarium show explores how our understanding of life on Earth guides the search for alien life elsewhere in the universe.

  • Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed

    Uncover the rise and eventual decline of this complex civilization, including its social, natural, and spiritual realms.

  • Astronomy After Hours

    How awesome is astronomy? Participate in the Museum's free Friday night astronomy activities, including stargazing and more, and find out!

  • Book Club for the Curious

    The Book Club for the Curious is designed especially for those who are interested in science and technology and how it impacts our society.

  • September Salem Days

    During September, Salem, MA residents and their families are invited to the Museum for FREE science adventure!

  • Member Appreciation Night

    Join us for a night of exclusive access the Exhibit Halls, and complimentary tickets to the Butterfly Garden and new 4-D Theater!

  • College Night

    College students enjoy free Exhibit Halls admission, plus discounted tickets to the Mugar Omni Theater, 4-D Theater, Planetarium, and more!

  • Member Preview – Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed

    Be among the first to delve into an intriguing ancient civilization at our newest temporary exhibition!

  • 50th Anniversary Bradford Washburn Award

    Save the date for the 50th anniversary Bradford Washburn Award on Thursday, October 23 at the Museum of Science!