Children's Museum 3rd Floor

3rd floor: Living Critters * Legoes * Touchscreen PC's * Weather Rm * Radio Rm * Lionel Train * Christmas Villages

10-27-12 Childrens Museum unveils Sustainable Energy & Mars Curiosity exhibit, plus we unveiled our new children's t-shirts, made by the Rotary Club of Tirupur North for the Children's Museum, which is home to Rotary eClub NY1. RIGHT: the beautiful t-shirts made for PDG Marlene from the museum in India, available in our 1st floor Gift Shop. View India project. View You Tube videos of exhibit unveiling.
NASA's latest Rover, Curiosity, scheduled to land on Mars Aug. 6th - stay tuned for some cool things that will mean for our Children's Museum in Utica NY!
Mars Curiosity Videos/exh & video on our 3rd floor!

10-2-12 Childrens Museum unveils Sustainable Energy & Mars Curiosity exhibit -

The Children's Museum has installed a Wind Turbine on our roof, which you'll be able to view inside the museum, as part of our continuing to go green!
Wind Turbine on our Roof, viewable via camera on our 3rd floor!

View videos

Our 3rd fl Living Science Room features lots of critters

Butterfly exhibit, Hamsters, Gerbils, safe Snake, Fish etc.

Our beehive has been redone! See how it ties in to Utica Marsh
November 14th, The Children's Museum will host The Butterfly Wranglers from California!
Now showing daily in our 3rd floor Living Science Room, the CA Butterfly Wranglers DVD, showing the grace, beauty & wonder of the incredibe butterfly metamorphosis
November 14th, The Children's Museum will host The Butterfly Wranglers from California!

Our redone beehive is bursting with happy bees & lots of honey!

Our goldfish healthily swimming away!

Rocky the Turtle has been a happy museum camper for years!

Including our active Beehive and Hank the Snake

Our tropical fish, plus Rocky the Turtle

Our live tarantula!

Our active Gerbil, next door to our hamsters!

Our live beehive, bees making honey for winter

Hank the Snake enjoying his weekly lunch

Rocky the Turtle swimming top & bottom of his tank!

Our tropical fishtank

12-12 A new family of hamsters arrive, donated by Wild Things!

Legoes have remained popular with all ages!

Kids enjoy entering our Lego contest

Youngsters not only play with legos (L.) but build Lego kits!


Our 3rd floor interactive Truck Stop, courtesy of the GE Elfun's

Our Living Science Room has a new resident, Happy Gerby!

Our donated, by Congressman Boehlert, his Baseball collection - Above & Righy

Plus photos of Congressman's trip to the South Pole - all hanging on the walls of our 3rd floor

7-16-04 The team who made our Weather Rm a reality L to R: Scott Gregory, Quadsimia Internet Presence; GE Elfun rep; Mike Spina, Quadsimia; John Stephenson, GE Elfun's; Matt Chmielewski, Advanced Technical Solutions; Rich Lupia, WKTV; Marlene Brown, Children's Museum Executive Director .

Our live Weather Station in our Weather Room
View more (thanks to photographer Earl Lewis)

July 2009 - Opening of our new Interactive Lionel Train Table, on our 3rd floor. . Read July '09 OD Viewpoint written by Director Brown

July 24th ribbon cutting of our new Lionel Train Table interactive exhibit, sponsored by GE Elfun's. View video wav file & video.avi shot by CM Vol Earl

Setup of our donated to Marlene Ceramic Christmas Village

Our "live" Radio Room, courtesy of Regent Broadcasting

Our exhibit of old doll houses, churches, school desk, slate, and weaving loom on display on our 4th floor

Our Thomas the Train interactive exhibit on 3rd fl enjoyed by kids of all ages

Families explore our interactive local History Diorama & Erie Canal exhibits

Our "History of Utica Settlers" wall on the Children's Museum's 3rd floor with all sorts of neat historical facts and information on the founding of the City of Utica and the Mohawk Valley - researched & displayed by Marlene & Earl.

WKTV meteorologist Jill Reale and Adam Musyt present a field trip program for Bradley Elementary 2nd graders in front of our Weather Room with our live weather station

Parents, teachers & adults enjoying the program

The Children's Museum of History, Living History, Science & Technology
311 Main Street, Utica, NY 13501

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