Drop-In Events for School Groups

Brain Awareness Day

March 16, 2017

Brain Awareness Day Image

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 much more.

Thursday, March 16, 2017
10:00am-12:00pm
 Grand Gallery

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 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 the
Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Endowment Fund for Education.