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Today at the Museum

June 25, 2011 - December 7, 2014

Special Exhibit

This exhibition features more than 20 sets of large-format images that showcase the wide range of research being conducted at the Museum as well as how various optical tools are used in scientific studies.

Through January 5, 2014

Special Exhibit

Whales: Giants of the Deep brings visitors closer than ever to some of the mightiest, most massive, and mysterious mammals on Earth.

© Brandon Cole, Romeo/V&W, SeaPics.com

Saturday, September 21, 2013

Members Only Programs

Discover a farming system right over our heads, at the Brooklyn Grange rooftop organic farm in Long Island City, Queens.

Members Only

Saturday, September 21
, 2013

Members Only Programs


Join a team of guides for a journey around the Museum on a scale walk of the solar system, where Earth is the size of a peppercorn, the Sun is the size of a soccer ball, and each step covers more than three million miles.

Members Only

Upcoming Events

Sunday, January 4, 2014

Members Only Programs

How far away is a quasar? How small is a quark? 

Members Only

Twelve Wednesdays: January 7 - March 25, 2015

After Hours Programs

Heed the call of the wild and join an intrepid band of walkers for a fitness experience like no other.

Members Only

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

After Hours Programs

Scientist and author Ainissa Ramirez explores the science behind one of America’s favorite games. 

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