Drop-In Events for School Groups
National Fossil Day
October 16, 2013
In celebration of National Fossil Day, this special event will help students understand how studying fossils teaches us about the history of life, past climates, and ancient landscapes. Activities explore fossil formation, extinction theories, fossil diversity and much more.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Grand Gallery, First Floor
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.
Support education programs that serve New York City school and camp groups is provided by 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.