Shortcut Navigation:

Drop-In Events for School Groups

Earth Day

April 29, 2015


In celebration of Earth Day, this special event engages students in exploring the Museum’s outstanding collection of geological specimens from around the world.  Activities will help students discover how our planet works, peer into its depths, and understand the scientific methods used to study it. Activities help students explore hydrothermal vents, volcanism, plate tectonics and much more.

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Gottesman Hall of Planet Earth

Support for the Gottesman Center for Science
Teaching and Learning is provided in part by
The Seth Sprague Foundation.

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
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 Wells Fargo Foundation

Additional support for New York City School Group Visits is provided by the New York Yankees Foundation.

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
Maps and Directions

Enlighten Your Inbox

Stay informed about Museum news and research, events, and more!