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Today at the Museum

Through September 13, 2015

Special Exhibit

Inspired by the 2012 book Natural Histories: Extraordinary Rare Book Selections from the American Museum of Natural History Library, this exhibition will include reproductions from more than 20 rare and beautifully illustrated scientific works, dating from the 16th to the early 20th century. 

Free With Museum Admission

Open through January 3

Special Exhibit

Countdown to Zero, a new exhibition about scientific and social innovations that are ridding the world of ancient afflictions, will focus on several global efforts that have been able to contain, or eradicate disease.

Free With Museum Admission

Upcoming Events

Saturday, July 4, 2015

Members Only Programs

Stars and stripes are everywhere in nature, from the stars in our galaxy, to the stripes on a centipede. Explore the Museum’s halls and learn about all kinds of stars and stripes on this unique and fascinating tour.

Members Only

Monday. July 6, 2015

Lectures and Talks

Join us for the debut of the new report From Cosmic Birth to Living Earths, The Future of UVOIR (Ultraviolet, Optical and Infrared) Space Astronomy. Scientists will unveil the potential for a high-definition, space-based telescope

Free With Museum Admission

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Members Only Programs

Join geologist Sidney Horenstein for this stroll through Ft. Washington Park and a glimpse of the beloved Little Red Lighthouse.

Members Only

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Members Only Programs

Join Paul Nascimbene, fossil collections manager in the Division of Paleontology, for an expedition to Big Brook in Monmouth County, New Jersey. 

Members Only

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