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Welcome Schools Grades 1-12, Scouts, Camps

Let us open a window onto the world and the universe right in the heart of Manhattan! Let the American Museum of Natural History take your school group on an unforgettable journey of discovery. Our packages offer a few hours, a half day or a full day of fun filled learning just steps away from Central Park and other top attractions.

Featured Exhibitions and Shows

fossils DINOSAURS!
Hall Highlights
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Whales: Giants of the Deep
March 23, 2013–January 5, 2014
Sperm whale courtesy of Brandon Cole

Frogs: A Chorus of Colors
May 18, 2013—January 5, 2014

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Group Visit Guidelines
We require one chaperone for every 10 students.
2 Students must remain quiet and within their groups.
3 Please do not block stairwells, halls or doorways.
4 Please follow the instructions of security officers.
5 Food and drink are not permitted outside of designated food outlets.
6 Running, yelling, radios, and gum chewing are not permitted.
7 The Museum reserves the right to refuse or dismiss any group for misconduct.