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The Arthur Ross Terrace will be closed this morning, Tuesday, October 21, for a private cultural observance. You many observe smoke and/or fire coming from the Terrace at that time. The FDNY has been notified in advance, and all safety precautions are in place. The Terrace will reopen at 1 pm.

Adventures in Science

Poison: People, Plants and Animals (grades 3, 4, and 5)

January 29, 2014 - February 12, 2014

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Explore the world of poisons and how humans have used them for thousands of years. Visit AMNH’s new temporary exhibit on poisons and the permanent exhibition halls to learn where poisons come from, how cultures all over the world have used poisons for hunting, and how poisons are being transformed into medicine.

Grades 3, 4 and 5

Three Wednesdays: January 29, February 5 and 12

Time: 4:30 – 6:00 PM

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
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