Roberson IS Home for the Holidays


The lights, the trees, the celebration!  Roberson Museum and Science Center  IS  Home for the Holidays

Each year Home for the Holidays at Roberson welcomes thousands of visitors who discover the wonders of holiday traditions and explore celebrations from around the world.

Home for the Holidays officially opens to the public on Friday, November 25 at 11am.  From November 25 until January 1, Roberson is open 7 days a week with extended hours of 11-5 Saturday through Thursday, and Fridays 11-9.

Community members, volunteers, local businesses and Roberson staff members have beautifully decorated the Museum and Roberson Mansion.  The dazzling displays throughout the mansion and museum will all be made even more fun by the presence of music, dance and interactive activities for families.

Below is the schedule for the opening week of Home for the Holidays 2011.  A complete listing of Home for the Holidays events can be found by CLICKING HERE

Wednesday, November 23

Open 12-3pm

Closed Thanksgiving Day

Friday, November 25

Open 11am-9pm

Roberson officially opens extended Home for the Holidays hours at 11am featuring dancers, musicians, Digital Planetarium shows and crafts activities.

Support provided by the general operations support grants from the United Cultural Fund, a program of the Broome County Arts Council; the Conrad and Virginia Klee Foundation; the Zoos, Botanical Gardens and Aquariums Program, administered by the New York State Office of Parks, Recreational, and Historical Preservation; and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature.