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Due to the weather, the Museum is closed on Tuesday, January 27. All Tuesday programs and some Wednesday programs have been cancelled. Please check here for a full list, and check back for regular updates.

The Museum will be open on Wednesday, January 28, during regular hours, from 10 am to 5:45 pm.

Regular updates will also be posted to our Facebook page and Twitter account (@AMNH).

Drop-In Events for School Groups

Nano Day

April 2, 2015



In celebration of nationwide Nano Days festival, this special event engages students in exploring nanoscale science, engineering and technology and its potential impact upon the future.  Activities highlight the processes of science and engineering.  Join us for the biggest event for the smallest science!

Thursday, April 2, 2015
Grand Gallery


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

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

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except on Thanksgiving and Christmas
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