Group Visits

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Discover the World Around You

Long respected as a leader in science education, the Museum of Science promotes thoughtful participation in today's increasingly technological society. With over 700 permanent exhibits and ever-changing temporary exhibits, films, and shows, groups can encounter the fresh and unfamiliar, ask questions, and actively address the provocative issues raised by innovations in science and technology.

Whether you're booking an Exhibit Halls visit, combo package, student performance, or group meal, contact us to help you.

Group Pricing

School groups: please visit field trip reservations for information on pricing.

Group Admission

Rates for groups of 15 or more

Venues Adult (12+) Senior (60+) Child (3 – 11)
Exhibit Halls only $19.25 $17.25 $16.25
Omni only $9.00 $8.00 $7.00
Planetarium only $9.00 $8.00 $7.00

Combination Programs

Timed tickets are required for Omni films, Planetarium, the 4-D Theater, and the Butterfly Garden, and must be booked two weeks in advance. A $5 booking fee will be added to non-school or non-tour group reservations.

Program Adult (12+) Senior (60+) Child (3 – 11)
Exhibit Halls + Butterfly Garden* $25.25 $22.75 $21.25
Exhibit Halls + 4-D Theater* $25.25 $22.75 $21.25
Exhibit Halls + Omni $25.25 $22.75 $21.25
Exhibit Halls + Planetarium $25.25 $22.75 $21.25
Omni + Planetarium $15.00 $13.50 $12.00
Exhibit Halls + Omni + Planetarium $31.25 $28.25 $26.25
*Butterfly Garden and 4-D Theater may not be reserved without same-day Exhibit Halls admission. Prices subject to change without notice.

Special tour operator rates available

Special tour operator rates are available; please contact group sales for more information.


Your out-of-school group may be eligible for up to 50 free Exhibit Halls admissions, subject to availability. Please visit our community access page for more information.

Contact Information

School and Group Reservations

Science Central Daily, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm EST 617-723-2500 617-589-0417 (TTY) 617-589-0187 (FAX)

Tour Operators

Group Sales Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm EST 617-589-0447 617-589-0187 (FAX)

Private Events and Functions

Event and Conference Services Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm EST 617-589-0125 617-589-0195 (FAX)