Fascinating lectures, debates, events, and programs on scientific and cultural topics that range from the fossil-hunting to climate change.
May 7, 2016
Bring your shells, rocks, insects, feathers, bones, and artifacts to the annual Identification Day.
May 14, 2016 - May 15, 2016
Join a groundbreaking new project to help scientists understand how microbes contribute to human health.
June 1, 2016 - June 29, 2016
From concerts and hands-on activities to a film screening and conversations with experts, discover the wonder of the natural parks from the heart of the city!
June 5, 2016 - June 26, 2016
The Theodore Roosevelt Memorial comes to life with weekly performances and hands-on activities inspired by America’s breathtaking natural landscapes.
June 23, 2016
Soar over red rock canyons, hurtle down steep mountain peaks, and explore otherworldly realms found in our country’s most legendary spaces. A discussion with experts will follow the screening.
June 29, 2016
Drawing on Roosevelt’s diaries and expedition journals, museum naturalist Darrin Lunde will discuss Roosevelt’s life and legacy as a champion of scientific inquiry and wilderness.
April 17, 2016
Join the MicroRangers Competition at the Museum on April 17th to win prizes including toys, games, and a chance to Win a Night at the Museum sleepover!
March 19, 2016
Join us as we explore the special relationship between Earth and the Sun.
March 15, 2016
Sold out - Fire up your neurons, with a cocktail in hand, for an exciting evening of interactive digital, and physical games, that challenge, entertain, and tease your brain.
February 14, 2016
Sold out - Celebrate Valentine's Day with a unique NYC experience only at the Hayden Planetarium!
January 20, 2016
Sold out - Spend an evening with Neil deGrasse Tyson as he reviews headline stories in the Universe, drawn from breaking news in 2015.