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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 June 12, 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

Through Sunday, August 10, 2014

Special Exhibit

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.

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IMAX

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.

Upcoming Events

Sunday, January 4, 2014

Members Only Programs

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

Members Only

Eight Wednesdays: January 7 - February 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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