At Sensor Place, YOU are the scientist.
Build a watershed and make it rain. Sense the Hudson with a salt probe. Explore the world of water science and imagination.
An interactive learning space in our storefront at 199 Main Street,
Sensor Place is designed to promote environmental science and sensor literacy with unique exhibits on display for visitors of all ages.
Spring 2017 Hours of Operation:
Tuesday, Wednesday: 10am-12pm
Sat: 11am-3pm; 2nd Saturdays: 3-7pm
This 3D virtual watershed - one of only a handful of its kind in the U.S. - is an exciting exhibit for visitors of all ages to understand hydrology, topography and geomorphology while having their best-ever sandbox experience! This virtual ecosystem allows users to 'make it rain,' channel water flows and sculpt the landscape with their bare hands. Watch video.