400 College Avenue - Lancaster, PA 17603-3393 Phone: (717) 291-3941
HOURS: Tuesday - Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. & Sunday from 12 noon to 5 p.m.


The North Museum of Natural History & Science inspires curiosity, discovery, and lifelong appreciation of nature, science, and cultures through educational exhibits, collections, and programs.

Sparking Curiosity. 60 Years and Counting.

Since 1953, the North Museum of Natural History & Science has inspired curiosity and a love of science in children and adults of all ages. Through exhibits, events and educational programming, we plant the seeds of exploration leading to a lifelong journey of discovery. Visit us often to find out about upcoming events and activities. There’s always something new at the North!

Our Quantum Levitator's on "Ellen!"


The North Museum's quantum levitator traveled to Hollywood to appear on "The Ellen Degeneres Show" with her Science Guy Steve Spangler. Check out the video here.