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Spiders Grades 3, 4, and 5 SOLD OUT

November 2, 2012 - November 16, 2012

Mexican Red Knee Spider

This stunning tarantula lives mainly on the Pacific coast of Mexico

(c) AMNH/R. Mickens


Explore the diverse world of these fascinating eight-legged animals. See tarantulas up close, examine the strength of spider silk, investigate how spiders inspire robotic engineers, get a behind-the-scenes look at the exhibition, Spiders Alive, which showcases an array of live arachnids.


Three Fridays: Nov. 2, 9, 12, 2012

Time: 4-5:30PM

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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