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Science Museum Massachusetts - Michigan

 
  Science Museum Pages:  AK-AZ, CA, CO-DE, FL-GAHI-IL, IN-LA, MA-MDME-MIMN-MT, NE-NY, OH-OR, PA-TN, TX-VA, VT-ZZ  

 

 

  MA
 
Acton
 
The Discovery Museums
 
177 Main Street
 
Route 27
 
Acton  MA  01720
 
Phone   978 264-4200
 
Web Site  www.ultranet.com/~discover/science.html
 
Description  basic science and math activities in 2 separate buildings, one for toddlers, he other for school aged children
 
Type of Resource   Science
 
Primary Focus  Science Museum
 
New or Updated:  6/21/2005
 

  MA

  Boston

  Museum of Science

  Science Park

  Boston      MA           02114    

  Phone   617 723-2500

  Web Site  www.mos.org

  E-mail  mailto:information@mos.org

  Description  all scientific areas, IMAX, Planetarium, Laser, Digital 3-D Cinema

  Type of Resource   Science

  Primary Focus  Science Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Planetarium

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:              1/9/2006

 

    MA
  Cambridge
  Harvard U Mineralogical and Geological Museum
 
24 Oxford Street
  Cambridge MA  02138    
  Phone  617 495-3045
  Web Site  http://www.hmnh.harvard.edu/information/
 
Description  More than 6000 mineral specimens, concentration on New England
  Type of Resource  Science
  Primary Focus  Science Museum
  Field of Study/Science Facility  Minerals
  New or Updated:  07/23/2003 

  MA
  Cambridge
  Harvard U Herbaria
 
22 Divinity Avenue
  Cambridge MA  02138   
 
Phone  617 495-2356
  Alt Phone  617 496-3460
  Web Site  http://www.herbaria.harvard.edu/
  Alt Web  http://www.hmnh.harvard.edu/information/
  Description  primarily for student and professional use
 
Type of Resource  Nature
  Primary Focus  Science Museum
  Field of Study/Science Facility  Herbarium
  Research /Reading  Library
  New or Updated:  07/22/2003

  MA
 
Cambridge
  Harvard U Ware Collection of Blaschka Glass Models
 
24 Oxford Street
  Cambridge MA  02138   
 
Phone  617 495-2326
  Web Site  http://www.hmnh.harvard.edu/information/
 
Description  Glass models of plants and plant parts made in the early 1900s
 
Type of Resource  Science
  Primary Focus  Science Museum
  Field of Study/Science Facility  Botanical
  Collection G-M  Glass
  New or Updated:  07/23/2003 

  MA
  Cambridge
  Harvard U Botanical Museum
 
26 Oxford Street
  Cambridge MA  02138   
 
Phone  617 495-3045
  Web Site  http://www.peabody.harvard.edu/museum_botanical.html
  Description  focus on "useful plants" , featuring 3000 glass models of plants
 
Type of Resource  Nature
  Primary Focus  Science Museum
  Field of Study/Science Facility  Botanical
  Collection A-F  Glass
  Collection G-M  Models
  Research /Reading  Library
  New or Updated:  07/21/2003

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    MA
 
Springfield
 
Springfield Science Museum
 
220 State Street
 
Springfield  MA  01103 
  Phone  413 263-6800
 
Web Site  http://www.quadrangle.org/
 
Description  Dinosaur Hall with life-size T. Rex, Mineral Hall, Planetarium
 
Type of Resource  Science
 
Primary Focus  Science Museum
   
Field of Study/Science Facility  Planetarium
 
New or Updated:  10/21/2003

  Massachusetts

  Woods Hole

  Woods Hole Ocean Science Exhibit Center

  15 School Street

  Woods Hole   MA  02543    

  Phone  508 289-2663

  Alt Phone  508 289-2700

  Web Site http://www.whoi.edu/page.do?pid=9135

  Description  scince rsearch projects, vessels & tools at well-known research center

  Type of Resource   Science

  Primary Focus  Science Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Oceanography

  New or Updated:  6/25/2007

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  MD
 
Baltimore
 
Maryland Science Center
 
601 Light Street
 
Baltimore  MD  21230  
 
Phone  410 685-5225
 
Web Site  http://www.mdsci.org/
 
Description  Chesapeake Bay experiment, science arcade, KIDS room for 3-7
 
Type of Resource  Science
 
Primary Focus  Science Museum
 
Kind of Activity  IMAX
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Planetarium
 
New or Updated:  10/08/2003

Maryland
Lanham-Seabrook
Howard Owens Science Center
9601 Greenbelt Road
Lanham-Seabrook MD 20706
Phone 301 918-8750
Web Site http://www.pgcps.pg.k12.md.us/~hbowens/
Description operated by county school system for student programs only
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium
New or Updated: 06/26/2003

 

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