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The Arthur Ross Terrace will be closed this morning, Tuesday, October 21, for a private cultural observance. You many observe smoke and/or fire coming from the Terrace at that time. The FDNY has been notified in advance, and all safety precautions are in place. The Terrace will reopen at 1 pm.

Drop-In Events for School Groups

Space Exploration Day

January 14, 2015

Space Exploration Day

In celebration of the Museum’s spectacular Earth and Planetary collections, this special event engages students in learning
 about  the cosmos, the nature of galaxies, stars, and planets and how scientists continue to explore our solar system
and beyond.  Activities explore telescopes and light, meteorites, and much more.

 Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Cullman Hall of the Universe


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