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The Museum will be open on Wednesday, January 28, during regular hours, from 10 am to 5:45 pm. Due to the weather, some programs have been cancelled. Please check here for a full list, and check back for regular updates.

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Special Events


Friday, July 11, 2014


As the Sun sets on July 11th, it will be perfectly aligned with Manhattan's East-West numbered streets, creating cinema-worthy photo opportunities of Manhattan's brick-and-steel canyons.  Jackie Faherty will be your guide to the history and astronomy behind this fascinating phenomena in a special presentation at the Hayden Planetarium.  

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