A one week long course for high school students introducing the research at the Museum, as well as the science on display in the halls and the special exhibitions.
The American Museum of Natural History offers a variety of experiences and opportunities for teens. From internships and research opportunities to courses and exposure to new technologies, there are offerings to suit a range of interests.
Student Programs, Classes, Seminars, and Workshops
Courses for NYC high school students interested in the sciences.
Programs and Events
After-hours Astronomy and Astrophysics lectures and programs.
Celebrate Culture! is a family-friendly series of day-long programs about contemporary cultures from around the world.
Family Program, Programs and Events, Hands-on Activity, Science
Step into the state-of-the-art Sackler Educational Laboratory, located in the Spitzer Hall of Human Origins, every Saturday and Sunday, for hands-on activities led by scientists.
Student Programs, Internship
Interact with Museum visitors as a high-school intern in the exhibition halls.
Programs and Events
AMNH’s newest education program, BridgeUp: STEM is focused on the intersection of computer science and science.
In-depth scientific research training for high school students.
Area high school students are invited to explore their future and speak with representatives from many different colleges!
Observe the vibrant migration of birds in Central Park and other nature walks hosted by the Museum.
Science Bulletins, Essay
Launched on December 14, 2009, the WISE space telescope is helping scientists create a Digital Universe 3-D Atlas. Take a look at WISE and the data it is capturing.
High school ecology curriculum that uses real scientific data to link everyday human impacts to ecological principles.
Climb aboard this virtual expedition along an unknown stretch of the Pacific Ocean's Juan de Fuca Ridge to see if you can find a deep sea vent.