Archive for the ‘Museum Park’ Category

We’re Almost There

Posted on November 20th, 2015

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By: MiaSci

In the last few months our new site has really taken shape, revealing a museum we’ve envisioned all along. As told by Dr. Jorge Perez-Gallego, curator of astronomy and exhibition developer, at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science: I remember when I joined the team developing the new Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science […]

You Might Have Been Our Guinea Pig: How we studied guests to hone better Sea Lab exhibits

Posted on September 30th, 2015

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By: MiaSci

As we move from our now-closed Coconut Grove location to the new Frost Science in downtown Miami’s Museum Park, we want to improve our exhibit experience. To do that, we used the month of August in our old location to test a few new exhibit formats and see how guests responded. To conduct our experiment, we exposed randomly selected […]

Forces of Flight

Posted on September 30th, 2015

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By: MiaSci

As told by Dr. Jorge Perez-Gallego, curator of astronomy and exhibition developer, at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science: I write this as I wait to board a Boeing 747 at the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. This majestic, four-engine, wide-body aircraft will take me and about 400 other passengers to Hawaii within a nine-hour flight. […]

ONSITE Volume 11

Posted on September 9th, 2015

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By: MiaSci

As part of our ongoing effort to provide regular updates on the progress of our new museum, the ONSITE video series is a resource for us to connect directly with you. This month, Chief Operating Officer Frank Steslow takes you inside the Living Core Aquarium and gives you a preview of the science that visitors will encounter at […]

Frost Science Reaches Key Fundraising and Construction Milestones

Posted on August 20th, 2015

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By: MiaSci

The Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science has reached key milestones in both construction and fundraising as the new, state-of-the-art museum makes progress towards its opening in summer 2016. To date, the museum’s capital campaign has raised $103 million through the support of generous private and public charitable groups and donors. This figure puts […]

3rd Annual Miami Underwater Festival – Our First Event on Knight Plaza!

Posted on June 18th, 2014

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By: MiaSci

Miami is all about water. We are surrounded by it, with the Everglades, the Caribbean, and the Atlantic bordering Miami on three sides. People visit our city to not only see the water, but to get in the water – and if they’re very lucky, they might just get to see what’s happening under the […]