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Due to the weather, the Museum will be closed on Tuesday, January 27. All programs have been cancelled. Please check here for a full list, and check back for updates.

Regular updates will also be posted to our Facebook page and Twitter account (@AMNH).

Today at the Museum

Monday, April 22

After Hours Programs

Join neuroscientist Joy Hirsch, Ph.D., of Columbia University and lawyer and food-policy expert Ellen J. Fried, MA, JD, of New York University for a discussion about how cues both internal (from the brain and body) and external (from food marketing) can influence our food choices.

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

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Members Only Programs

Join Library Director Tom Baione and Director of Darwin Manuscripts Project David Kohn to view items from our Photographic Collections and learn about ongoing projects.

Members Only

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Lectures and Talks

UPDATE: This program has been rescheduled for February 3. Interested in becoming an amateur astronomer but unsure where to begin?

Six Thursdays January 29–February March 12

Courses and Workshops

Join Museum exhibition specialist Tom Doncourt for an after-hours, behind-the-scenes look at our legendary dioramas. 

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Four Tuesdays, February 3–February 24, 2015

Walks and Tours

Catch a glimpse of owls, songbirds, and woodpeckers in the woods, seed-eating birds in the fields, and multiple species of ducks and gulls in the lakes as ornithologist Paul Sweet guides you through three Central Park habitats to observe the varied bird species of New York City

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