Lectures and Special Events
Celebrate Pacific Northwest Cultures
Through May 6, 2017
We invite visitors to experience the cultures represented in the iconic Hall of Northwest Coast Indians through a series of live activities guided by Museum volunteers. Enjoy the interactive digital totem, a touch-screen portal to the peoples, places, and sounds of the Pacific Northwest. Tour the Hall via telepresence robot with a virtual guide—Sean Young from the Haida Gwaii Museum. Get hands-on and explore Pacific Northwest artifacts.
More in this Series:
May 6, 2017
Bring your shells, rocks, insects, feathers, bones, and artifacts to the annual Identification Day.
May 18, 2017
Whether tracking the effect of climate change on the reach of mosquito-born illnesses, discovering new diseases, or preparing for a zombie outbreak, cutting-edge research illuminates how we will survive the next pandemic.
June 2, 2017
Unwrap an evening of mystery and celebrate the American Museum of Natural History’s newest temporary exhibition—Mummies. Tackle trivia questions and physical challenges with a drink in hand!