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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.



General Interest

A wide range of topics addressing biodiversity and how we interact with nature can be found here.


For Policymakers

Guides published by the CBC designed to help policymakers in their work.


For Educators

Helpful guides about nature and environmental-awareness issues for students and teachers.  Some materials available in French and Spanish.

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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