All Upcoming Events

Sunday, June 12, 2016

Members Only Programs

Members Only

New York City is teeming with wildlife—but you need to learn where to look for it!

Monday, June 13

Astrophysicist Travis Rector will explain how researchers create images that are both aesthetically pleasing and scientifically useful while Carter Emmart will project examples of this stunning imagery in full-dome. 

Saturday, June 18

Members Only Programs

Members Only

Join a guide for an insider’s introduction to all that the Museum has to offer. 

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Social and Philanthropic Events

The Junior Council co-chairs and steering committee invite you to a night of Speed Science. In a fast-paced, speed dating-like setting, get to know the brilliant minds at work behind the scenes at the Museum.

Saturday, June 25, 2016

Members Only Programs

Members Only

Pack your collecting bag, old sneakers, and lunch, and travel back in time with Carl Mehling, fossil collections manager in the Division of Paleontology, for an expedition to Big Brook in Monmouth County, New Jersey. 

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

After Hours Programs

Drawing on Roosevelt’s diaries and expedition journals, museum naturalist Darrin Lunde will discuss Roosevelt’s life and legacy as a champion of scientific inquiry and wilderness.

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Special Events

Learn the history and simple astronomy behind "Manhattanhenge" in a special presentation at the Hayden Planetarium.

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Join Director of Astrovisualization Carter Emmart, and the musicians of The MARSBAND, including Keith Patchel and Tenzin Kunsel, for an immersive exploration of the Red Planet.

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

After Hours Programs

Travel from Earth to the most distant objects in the universe, past exoplanets, nearby stars, and galaxies, to gain a cosmic understanding of where we are and how we came to be.