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Hard of Hearing or Deaf

Infrared assistive listening devices (headsets and neck loops) are available upon request in the following locations:

  • The Samuel J. and Etherl LeFrak Theater
  • Kaufmann and Linder Theaters

Hayden Planetarium Space Theater

  • Big Bang Theater

Rear Window captioning (RWC) is available in the LeFrak Theater for most films. Please see the theater attendant for a panel.

Open captioning is provided in most exhibit theaters throughout the Museum.

For additional information on accessibility at the Museum please call 212-769-5250 or email .




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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