The Art of Diorama
January 30, 2014 - February 27, 2014
Join Museum exhibition specialist Tom Doncourt for an after-hours, behind-the-scenes look at our legendary dioramas. Discover what it’s like on the other side of the glass and how dioramas are made, from start to finish. In this five-part series, study some of the Museum’s most popular dioramas from around the world and create your own replica to take home.
More in this Series:
February 4, 2014
Ornithologist Paul Sweet guides you through Central Park to observe the varied bird species of New York City.
February 22, 2014
This one-day course will provide an in-depth overview of current research into the impact of external stimuli and daily behavior on the brain’s capacities.
February 25, 2014 - March 25, 2014
This five-session creative writing class at the Museum, taught by noted author Hannah Tinti, will focus on the natural world, with each session held in a different gallery.