Events for April 28, 2014
Through December 14, 2014
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 Sunday, June 22, 2014
Mingle with up to 500 live, free-flying tropical butterflies.
Through October 12, 2014
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
Through Sunday, August 10, 2014
This striking new special exhibition explores both the biological basics of poison and the ways in which people have confronted its paradoxical perils and potential.
This event is no longer showing
MYSTERIES OF THE UNSEEN WORLD will transport audiences to places on this planet that they have never been before, to see things that are beyond their normal vision, yet literally right in front of their eyes. Showtimes daily in 3D digital and 2D film.
Four Mondays, April 28, May 5, 12, 19
Courses and Workshops
In an intimate, salon-style setting, you will be able to probe the science behind how our brain shapes who we are.
Monday, April 28, 2014
Lectures and Talks
Library Special Collections at the American Museum of Natural History is proud to launch its wide-ranging new online database of digital images from the Library’s collections.Come celebrate this milestone with a lively discussion, moderated by Library Director Tom Baione.