Press Center

Filter Press Center

  • Foster The People


    February 15 One Step Beyond

    January 24, 2013

    The American Museum of Natural History’s One Step Beyond party series kicks off its sixth season with DJ sets by Foster the People, Javelin, and Dopeshoes in the Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Hall of the Universe on Friday, February 15.

  • Sperm whale and diver


    AMNH Announces Whales: Giants of the Deep

    January 10, 2013

    The American Museum of Natural History announces Whales: Giants of the Deep, a new exhibition that transports visitors to the vibrant underwater world of the mightiest animals on Earth.

  • Flight of the Butterflies image
  • Meteorite fragments
  • Nature and Poetry


    Nature and Poetry: A Conversation with E. O. Wilson and Robert Hass

    December 6, 2012

    Former U.S. Poet Laureate Robert Hass, author of What Light Can Do: Essays on Art, Imagination, and the Natural World, engages in conversation with internationally acclaimed entomologist and two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner E.O. Wilson, author of The Social Conquest of Earth

  • Una vida sin palabras 3[1]_2
  • OGK logo


    Our Global Kitchen

    November 17, 2012

    In the new exhibition Our Global Kitchen: Food, Nature, Culture, the American Museum of Natural History explores the complex and intricate food system that brings what we eat from farm to fork. 

  • MEAD_india_humantower40


    2012 Margaret Mead Film Festival

    October 23, 2012

    Themed Whose Story is It?, the 2012 Margaret Mead Film Festival—the preeminent showcase for contemporary cultural storytelling—will screen 29 outstanding films and host special multi-media events and performances Thursday, November 29 through Sunday, December 2, 2012