Today at the Museum
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 January 5, 2014
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
September 23, 2013 - November 3, 2013
After Hours Programs
Available online graduate courses for educators for the Fall Session I 2013 offering of Seminars on Science.
Through Sunday, June 22, 2014
Mingle with up to 500 live, free-flying tropical butterflies.
Thursday, October 17, 2013−Sunday, January 12, 2014
For a limited time, see modern Zuni paintings depicting ancestral sites throughout the Colorado Plateau.
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
October 22, 29, and November 5
Have you ever wondered where whales came from? Join us in learning how these spectacular creatures evolved from land mammals, and have adapted so perfectly to their underwater environment.
October 28 through December 8, 2013
Registration is open for available online graduate courses for educators from Seminars on Science, fall 2013.
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Lectures and Talks
Take a grand tour of the universe, in the Dome of the Hayden Planetarium!
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
After Hours Programs
Join Museum curator Jenny Newell and Marshall Islands poet and activist Kathy Jutnil-Kijiner to explore how life in the Pacific islands is changing, and what this might mean for all of us in the future.
Thursday, October 2, 2014
Social and Philanthropic Events
The Junior Council co-chairs and steering committee invite you to an exclusive viewing of Great White Shark.
Sunday, October 5, 2014
Courses and Workshops
Learn the art of paper-folding from the experts at OrigamiUSA.