All Upcoming Events

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

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.

Friday, July 21

Members Only Programs

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

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

The summer sky sizzles with an abundance of bright planets and the brilliant Milky Way crossing from north to south. Join Joe Rao as he highlights the wonders of summer nights from Saturn and its spectacular rings to Jupiter gleaming in the south as darkness falls to Venus’ magnificent predawn show. 

Tuesday, August 1

After Hours Programs

Join Director of Astrovisualization Carter Emmart and the musicians of The MARSBAND, including Keith Patchel for an immersive exploration of the Red Planet. Experience the Martian landscape up close, accompanied by a live performance, as you fly around the planet in an educational, musical meditation. 

Saturday, August 5–Sunday, August 6

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.

Friday, August 18

Members Only Programs

Members Only

Enjoy a Members-only sunset sail aboard the Clearwater, a wooden sloop modeled after 18th-century Dutch cargo ships. The crew will lead Members through activities like sailing and net-fishing and discuss topics including the history of the sloop and the ecology of the Hudson River. 

 

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Members Only Programs

Members Only

Explore the Theodore Roosevelt Memorial and the Bernard Family Hall of North American Mammals with a tour guide to learn more about our 26th President’s role in placing over 230 million acres under federal protection. Visit the magnificent caves, lush forests, and vast expanses of America’s most beloved national parks and discover the thriving ecosystems and diverse wildlife in your own back yard.

Monday, August 21

Special Events

Free With Museum Admission

Join us in the Rose Center for Earth and Space for NASA’s live broadcast of the Total Solar Eclipse and learn more about this rare celestial event.

Eight Wednesdays; September 13 - November 1, 2017

Courses and Workshops

The celebrated dioramas, dinosaur skeletons, and other distinctive features of the Museum serve as backdrop for an intensive after-hours drawing course with illustrator and naturalist Patricia Wynne.

Saturday, September 23, 2017

Members Only Programs

Members Only

Join a Museum tour guide and explore the Museum's iconic Hall of Saurischian Dinosaurs. Learn more about the history of the Tyrannosaurus rex, its discovery by AMNH and its place in popular imagination.

Friday, November 10–Saturday, November 11

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.

Friday, November 17–Saturday, November 18

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.