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ISCSMD 2018 Celebrations Across the Globe

On November 10, 2018, science centers and museums around the world celebrated the third annual International Science Center and Science Museum Day (ISCSMD)

From science demonstrations and special guest lectures to hands-on experiments and workshops—participating institutions offered a diverse range of learning activities throughout the day. Collectively these institutions highlighted the unique impact and reach of science centers and museums around the world, as well as the vital role they have in building lifelong interests in science. You can take a look at all the participating science centers and museums and how they celebrated on the ISCSMD map here

For a fun snapshot of ISCSMD activities from around the world, check out some of the global happenings from November 10 below. You can also check out #ISCSMD on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for even more sneak peeks at different science day activities and celebrations.

The Tech Museum of Innovation
San Jose, California, United States

Science North
Sudbury, Ontario, Canada

Nehru Science Centre 
Mumbai, India

El Trompo Museo Interactivo
Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico

Discovery World
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States

TELUS World of Science – Edmonton
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

The Mind Museum
Taguig, Metro Manila, Philippines

Hongkong Science Museum
Hongkong, China

North Bengal Science Centre
Siliguri, India

Museu da Vida
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

MIDE, Museo Interactivo de Economía
Mexico City, Mexico

Orlando Science Center
Orlando, Florida, United States

Questacon
Canberra, Australia

Centro Ciência Viva de Lagos
Lagos, Portugal

Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum
Poughkeepsie, New York, United States

The Children’s Museum Jordan
Amman, Jordan

South Florida Science Center and Aquarium
West Palm Beach, Florida, United States

District Science Centre, Purulia
Purulia, India

Asheville Museum of Science
Asheville, North Carolina, United States

Al Nayzak – Science and Technology House
Ramallah, Palestine

Life Science Centre
Newcastle Upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom

Sci-Bono Discovery Centre
Johannesburg, South Africa

These snapshots are just a few of hundreds of stories—and hundreds of thousands of lives influenced—during just one day at the world’s science centers and museums.