Drop-In Events for School Groups
Brain Awareness Day
March 12, 2014
In celebration of Brain Awareness Week, the day's programming will allow students to explore how the most complex organ in the body has evolved, how it works, and how it makes us human. Activities include investigations in the Sackler Lab and Brain Bench, Build-a-Brain and much more.
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
The Museum gratefully acknowledges The Mortimer D. Sackler Foundation, Inc.
for its support to establish The Sackler Brain Bench, part of the Museum's
Sackler Educational Laboratoryin the Spitzer Hall of Human Origins, offering ongoing programs
and resources for adults, teachers, and students to illuminate the extraordinary working of the human brain.
Free admission for the New York City school and camp groups to the
American Museum of Natural History is generously supported by the
Richard and Karen LeFrak Exhibition and Education Fund.
The School Group Visits Program at
the American Museum of Natural History is generously supported by
Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Endowment Fund for Education.
Support for education programs that serve New York City school and camp groups is provided by the Citi Foundation.
Additional support for New York City School Group Visits is provided by the New York Yankees Foundation.
Support for New Jersey School Group Visits is provided by Roche.
More in this Series:
April 29, 2014
Learn about our dynamic earth and why understanding how it works is central to our well-being and survival.
May 22, 2014
Students will get a sampling of the best that the Museum has to offer in Earth and Planetary Sciences, Paleontology, Astrophysics, Global Studies and the Living Environment.
June 12, 2014
Students will explore the amazing diversity of life and wide range of habitats that are found in the planet’s Oceans.