Courses for NYC high school students interested in the sciences.
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.
Programs and Events
After-hours lectures and programs for the Museum's Hayden Planetarium Theater
Programs and Events
A family-friendly series of day-long programs about contemporary cultures from around the world.
Interact with Museum visitors as a high-school intern in the exhibition halls.
A series of free, hands-on events for school groups of all ages on a variety of topics. Check out the Drop-In events for the 2014-15 school year.
Observe the vibrant migration of birds in Central Park and other nature walks hosted by the Museum.
In-depth scientific research training for high school students.
An exhibit-based mobile gaming program about microbial organisms, biodiversity and human health.
The Young Naturalist Awards is a research-based science competition for students in grades 7-12 to promote participation and communication in science.
NYC high school students are invited to explore their future!
Grades 8-12: Middle and high school laboratory experiences in comparative genomics, evolution, and the brain.
During January, 2013 Regents Week, AMNH Youth Initiatives is offering four new day-long programs. Each is designed using a different digital tool to explore a different museum hall. We invite you to help us test them out.
Teaching Volunteers are available in various halls to enhance a school group's understanding of hall content.
Young Naturalist Awards Essay
I went on a class field trip to Fernwood Botanic Garden in southwest Michigan when I was in sixth grade. When we toured the restored prairie, the naturalist told us about invasive non-native plants such as garlic mustard and how they destroy native habitats...
A revolutionary set of star-seeking telescopes is taking precision to the next level.
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.