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Adult Courses

The Art of Diorama

January 30, 2014 - February 27, 2014

Alaska Brown Bear diorama

Alaska Brown Bear diorama

© AMNH/D. Finnin


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.

Weather Update - February 13, 2014: Tonight's (2/13) Art of Diorama class will take place as scheduled. For those who cannot participate due to weather restrictions, there will be an "open studio" class available on Thursday, March 6th

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