Special Exhibitions and Shows

New and special exhibitions, which are on display at the Museum for limited periods of time, offer unique teaching opportunities in natural science and global studies.

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¡Cuba!

¡Cuba!

Explore Cuba's extraordinary biodiversity and unique culture through our immersive exhibits.

November 21, 2016 - August 13, 2017

Mummies

Mummies

Get an up-close look at rarely-exhibited mummies.

March 20, 2017 - January 7, 2018

Humpback Whales

Humpback Whales

Humpback Whales is an extraordinary journey into the mysterious world of one of nature’s most awe-inspiring marine mammals.

March 3, 2017 - September 14, 2017

Inside You

Inside You

Explore the rapidly evolving science that is revolutionizing how we view human health.

June 24, 2017 - June 16, 2019

The Titanosaur

The Titanosaur

A cast of a 122-foot-long dinosaur is coming to the Museum in January 2016. The species is so new that it has not yet been formally named by the paleontologists who discovered it.

January 15, 2016 - January 1, 2020

Dark Universe

Dark Universe

Narrated by Neil deGrasse Tyson, this Space Show celebrates the pivotal discoveries that have led us to greater knowledge of the structure and history of the universe and our place in it—and to new frontiers for exploration.

Opulent Oceans

Opulent Oceans

Opulent Oceans: Extraordinary Scientific Illustrations from the Museum’s Library exhibition includes 46 exquisite reproductions from 33 rare and beautifully illustrated scientific works.

October 3, 2015 - October 1, 2017