Drop-In Events for School Groups
April 20, 2017
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.
Thursday, April 20, 2017
Gottesman Hall of Planet Earth
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.
The School Group Visits Program at the American Museum of Natural History
is generously supported in part by
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April 28, 2017
In celebration of Conservation Day, activities will focus on how students can contribute to local, national, and global efforts in conserving wildlife, plants, soil and water and learning about the benefits they provide for the present and future generations.
May 18, 2017
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 1, 2017
Students will explore the amazing diversity of life and wide range of habitats that are found in the planet’s Oceans.