|Name of Institution||City/Country||Status||Duration||Remarks||Links to efforts in Viral Times||Website|
|The Mind Museum||Taguig City,Philippines||Closed||March 12 to April 12 (but most likely will extend)||Metro Manila is on a lockdown with public facilities mandated to close||Aside from the public info campaign online supportive of government efforts, we also launched "Mind At Home" an online supplementary resource (videos etc) for teacher community groups now doing online learning with their students. Museum's 3D printers assigned to team member homes to make face shields for donations to hospitals.||themindmuseum.org||@themindmuseum||@themindmuseum||@themindmuseum|
|Tech Dome Penang||Penang, Malaysia||Closed||March 19 to April 20||Self imposed closure||Development in progress||techdomepenang.org||@techdomepenang||@techdomepenang||@techdomepenang|
|Konya Science Center||Konya, Turkey||Closed||March 13 until further notice||Development in progress||kbm.org.tr||@konyabilimmerkezi||@konyabilimmerkezi||@konyabilim|
|National Taiwan Science Education Center||Taipei,Taiwan||Closed for reconstruction||Feb 17 to June 30||Self-Health Management Notice||Development in progress||en.ntsec.gov.tw||@ntsec|
|Petrosains, the Discovery Centre||Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia||Closed||March 18 until further notice||In compliance with the Malaysian Government Announcement on nationwide Movement Control Order||Development in progress||petrosains.com.my||@petrosains||@instapetrosains||@petrosains|
|Busan National Science Museum||Busan, S. Korea||Closed||February 25 until further notice||National museums in Korea are likely to open to public in tandem with the opening schedule of K-12 schools, but currently undecided.||On-line CSR activity is in progress with the title of "Housewarming Science Party" for the socially disadvantaged.|
On-line education programs are in progress of being developed.
|Miraikan - The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation||Tokyo, Japan||Closed||February 28 until further notice||Most schools and museums are temporarily closed under the government's request||Recent already scheduled public events were canceled or shifted to online which was a great success with more than 7000 viewers. We also put together information about existing online visual contents such as exhibition, science communicators' talks, and reading materials on our homepage and linked them to our SNS sites.|
Assembled relevant scientific information of COVID-19 were panelized in 4 sheets: what is scared and different from existing coronavirus? / what infection means? / method of prevention / interpretation of testing result. These panels were distributed to members of Japan Science Museum Association and also posted on our homepage to be downloaded freely.
|Science Center Singapore||Singapore||Closed April 6||Until May 4||Singapore government has announced for stricter control. SCS closed April 6 till 4 May. It is not a emergency but a measures step up, allowing operators to coordinate n all non essential facilities will close. Schools will close from next Wednesday. It is not a lock down because we can still go to the markets n banks n postal other essential services.||Online learning activities continue||science.edu.sg||@ScienceCentreSG||@ScienceCentreSG||@ScienceCentreSG|
|Hong Kong Science Museum||Hong Kong, China||Closed||January 29 until further notice||Development in progress||hk.science.museum||@HKSCM||@HKSCM|
|NSM Thailand||Thailand||closed||Match 21 until further notice||Online activities available on the NSM FB page||nsm.or.th||@NSMThailand||@NSMThailand||@NSMThailand|
|National Science and Technology Museum||Kaohsiung, Taiwan, R.O.C.||Open||until April 30||only 2 galleries remain open the rest are closed||COVID-19 pandemic prevention science education resource pack and how to make hand sanitizer video||nstm.gov.tw||@iloveNSTM||@iloveNSTM|
|Ontario Science Centre||Ontario, Canada||Closed||March 14 to April 5th||In terms of offerings, we are also assessing what can be offered online.||ontariosciencecentre.ca||@OntarioScienceCentre||@OntarioScienceCentre||@OntarioScienceCentre|
|Oil and Gas Discovery Centre (OGDC)||Brunei Darussalam||Closed||Closed til further noticed||There was a plan to relaunch OGDC which should be taking place in April 2020, due to the recent outbreak of COVID19 in the country all programs are put on hold.||All actions are now redirected to planning and preparing for the opening. Minimal workshops are done and shifted online.||ogdcbrunei.com||@OGDCBrunei||@OGDCBrunei||@OGDCBrunei|
|Gwacheon National Science Museum||Gwacheon, South Korea||Closed||February 25 until further notice||Development in progress||www.sciencecenter.go.kr||@firstname.lastname@example.org||@scientorium|
|Geoscience Australia Education Centre||Canberra, Australia||Closed||March 26 until further notice||Working to increase online resources and digital delivery|
National Science Museum of Korea(NSM Korea)
|Daejeon, South Korea||Closed|
From February 26 until further notice
|Most schools and museums are temporarily closed |
until the government's decision to reopen
|Temporary web page opened where some science education contents and science activities are available and users can access e-archives of NSM. Contents include videos&texts of simple experiments at home and various science/technology information(only in Korean)||https://www.science.go.kr/html/n_main/online_science/online_science.html||@nsmscience||@nsmscience||NADA|
|Macao Science Center||Macao SAR, China|
Open on Friday, Saturday and Sunday only in 2 sessions. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 3-6 p.m.
|April 1 until further notice|
Closed on Monday through Thursday. Closed on April 4 (Ching-ming Festival)
We clean and sanitize our premise more regularly than before, and we provide hand sanitizer to our visitors. We check body temperature for visitors and request for declaration of health status and travel history upon entry. We limit admission crowd to allow for adequate social distancing. We have posters and advice all over our premise about good hygiene practice. In addition, we offer online public info and videos on the fundamentals of the Coronavirus. Joint COVID-19 prevention & control campaign with the science centers across the greater bay area. Introduction and demonstration on the use of iNaturalist application. Pictorial on animals and plants that are only availalble in Macao. Online education programs are in progress with selected local schools. More online programs of different themes are being developed. Recap of our recent star-gazing activity and viewing of partial solar eclipse in Macao, celebration of the International Planetarium Day on March 8, as well as sharing of astronomical news via our facebook. Quizzes, games and lucky draws are held via social media channels to help cheer up our fans during this difficult time.
CPAS Masters Outrecah (Questacon Science Circus)
|Australia||Online outreach only||Until further notice||Moving to students/Circus presnetrs creating clips for social media, digital activities for teachers/homeschoolers, and virtaull workshops||https://twitter.com/DrGrahams/status/1244424117492703232|