Shortcut Navigation:

Upcoming Offerings

Animal Drawing CC

Animal Drawing

The celebrated dioramas, dinosaur exhibits, and halls of the Museum serve as the settings for an intensive after-hours drawing course with illustrator and naturalist, Patricia Wynne

Brain neon

Brain: The Inside Story

November 2, 2015 - November 30, 2015

Join us for a five-part introductory course exploring the inner workings of this magnificent and mysterious organ with experts who will discuss the latest neuroscience research.

Painting the Natural World

Painting the Natural World

December 1, 2015 - January 19, 2016

Explore the Museum’s celebrated dioramas during an after-hours painting workshop in the Akeley Hall of African Mammals. 

Past Offerings


Our Earth’s Future

June 1, 2015

Our Earth’s Future is about the science of climate change—and how to talk about it. 

Sea to Space April 2015

Super Science Lab: Sea to Space

April 18, 2015

Life on Earth is—as far as we know—unique in the universe.   Can exploring Earth’s oceanic depths offer clues to environments that could host life in our dark universe?

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
Maps and Directions

Enlighten Your Inbox

Stay informed about Museum news and research, events, and more!