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Generate a virtual volcano in Nature's Fury: The Science of Natural Disasters. 

© Pablo Hidalgo

Nature's Fury: The Science of Natural Disasters
November 15, 2014 – August 9, 2015

New Hayden Planetarium Space Show
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Life at the Limits: Stories of Amazing Species
April 4, 2015 – January 3, 2016
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Giant Screen Movie
Tiny Giants – 3D Screenings Daily
Opening January 6, 2015


The American Museum of Natural History is one the top New York museums, with a celebrated tradition of scientific research, exhibition and education. Here, one destination will bring student group tours a world of experiences.

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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