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Global Weekends

A family-friendly series of day-long programs about contemporary cultures from around the world. 

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Informal evenings of cocktails and conversation about cutting-edge science topics with experts from the field.

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Nature Walks

Observe the vibrant migration of birds in Central Park and other nature walks hosted by the Museum.

Adult Brain Bench Course

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Adult Courses

Learn from experts in their fields - from animal drawing and nature walks to neuroscience and more - all in the Museum setting!

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Milstein Science Series

This weekend afternoon series give visitors a chance to interact with scientists, discover amazing creatures, and celebrate science under the iconic blue whale.

Museum Lectures

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Museum Lectures

Fascinating lectures and debates on scientific and cultural topics that range from the fossil-hunting to climate change.




Essay: The New Infrared Sky

Launched on December 14, 2009, the WISE space telescope is helping scientists create a Digital Universe 3-D Atlas. Take a look at WISE and the data it is capturing.

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American Museum of Natural History

Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY 10024-5192
Phone: 212-769-5100

Open daily from 10 am - 5:45 pm
except on Thanksgiving and Christmas
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