Events for July 2017

Now Open

Special Exhibit

Free With Museum Admission

A new must-see exhibit in the world-famous Fossil Halls. 

November 21, 2016–August 13, 2017

Special Exhibit

Explore Cuba's extraordinary biodiversity and unique culture through our immersive exhibits. 

Now Open

Family and Childrens Programs

Free With Museum Admission

March 3, 2017–September 9, 2017

IMAX

Humpback Whales is an extraordinary journey into the mysterious world of one of nature’s most awe-inspiring marine mammals.

Through January 7, 2018

Special Exhibit

Get an up-close look at rarely-exhibited mummies.

June 24, 2017 - June 16, 2019

Special Exhibit

Explore the rapidly evolving science that is revolutionizing how we view human health.

July 7, July 14, July 21, or August 4, 2017

Walks and Tours

Sold Out

Sold out - Search for bats in Central Park with members of the New York City Bat Group.

Friday, July 14–Saturday, July 15

After Hours Programs

As the doors close and the lights dim, you and your group will head out with flashlights in search of a variety of adventures.

Saturday, July 15, 2017

Members Only Programs

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Members Only

Pack your collecting bag, old sneakers, and lunch, and travel back in time with Museum fossil expert Paul Nascimbene for an expedition to Big Brook in Monmouth County, New Jersey. Uncover the hidden secrets of the Late Cretaceous, learn how Museum scientists identify and excavate fossils, and start your very own collection! 

 

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

After Hours Programs

Ever wanted to take a vacation to another world? Plan your astronomical itinerary while flying over the canyons of Mars, moon-hopping the satellites of Jupiter, and skiing the pink slopes of Pluto.

Four Wednesdays, July 19, August 2, August 16, and August 30, 2017

Family and Childrens Programs

Free With Museum Admission

We invite visitors to experience the cultures represented in the iconic Hall of Northwest Coast Indians through a series of live activities guided by Museum volunteers.

Friday, July 21

Members Only Programs

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Members Only

Set sail on the Hudson River with astrophysicist Charles Liu and watch the Sun set while learning the science
and star lore that surround the summer sky.

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Members Only Programs

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Members Only

Take a closer look at some of the Museum’s largest and most iconic treasures. Join a Museum tour guide and view such giants as the Ahnighito meteorite, the blue whale, and our newest and largest dinosaur on display: The Titanosaur.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

After Hours Programs

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 Sold out - Join Joe Rao as he highlights the wonders of summer nights from Saturn and its spectacular rings to Jupiter gleaming in the south and Venus’ magnificent predawn show.