Made from a single Western red cedar tree, the 63-foot-long Great Canoe on display in the Museum's Grand Gallery was brought to New York in 1883.
Celebrate the role illustration has played in scientific discovery with Natural Histories: 400 Years of Scientific Illustrations from the Museum’s Library, a new exhibition opening at the Museum on Saturday, October 19.
Need a butterfly fix? The Museum's annual Butterfly Conservatory: Tropical Butterflies Alive in Winter is opening in just one month, on Saturday, October 12.
In a video, Museum Curator Neil Landman and Field Associates Andy Secher and Martin Shugar highlight a new Museum exhibit that features 15 rare and beautiful trilobite fossils from the Museum's collection.