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All Upcoming Events

Eight Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays or Fridays, September 8 - October 30, 2015

Walks and Tours

Observe the exciting fall migration of birds in Central Park with Ornithologists Paul Sweet and Joseph DiCostanzo. 

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Walks and Tours

Tour the Museum halls and lean how Charles Darwin became convinced that both evolution and natural selection occurred. 

Members Only

Monday September 21, 2015

Lectures and Talks

Join astrophysicist and educator Jeffrey Bennett as he introduces the basic tenets of Einstein's theory and underscores its importance to our modern understanding of the universe.

Saturday, September 25, 2015

Family and Childrens Programs

Families, join a Museum naturalist for a bird walk in Central Park. 

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

After Hours Programs

Join Curator Nancy Simmons and postdoctoral Fellow Abigail Curtis, from the Museum’s Department of Mammalogy, for an exciting journey inside the world (and bodies!) of bats.

Monday, October 19, 2015

Lectures and Talks

Join aerospace engineer Louis Friedman as he shares a provocative vision for the future of space travel.

Thursday, October 22 – Sunday, October 25, 2015

Special Events

With the theme “Thresholds,” the 2015 Margaret Mead Film Festival presents documentaries that take us across boundaries and illuminate the depth and breadth of human existence. 

Opens Saturday, November 7, 2015

Special Exhibit

The Secret World Inside You: The Human Microbiome will explore the rapidly evolving science that is revealing complexities of the human microbiome and redefining our notions of human health.