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Birding at the Museum: Great Diorama Artists

Throughout the 20th century, artists specializing in birds traveled to the the field, where they were able to capture precisely the animals' colors and movements for the background paintings of the Museum’s dioramas. 

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iPhone Mobile Now Optimized for Mobile

We've made the Museum's entire website easier to use for those visitors who come to us online on a smartphone or tablet. (About 40 percent do.)



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