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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).

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Plan a School or Camp Group Visit

Preparing for Your Day

Get ready for your School or Camp Group visit by reviewing these important Museum policies and procedures below. Please and download and review the following PDF documents to prepare for your visit.




You can also fill out the Plan Your Visit worksheets online HERE

To Register: Call Central Reservations at (212) 769-5200, Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


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Museum Map

The Museum Map is available in up to 10 different languages - English, Spanish, French, Italian, German, Portuguese, Russian, Korean, Chinese and Japanese - to download and print.

Plan Your Visit Schools - Lunchrooms



Information for school or camp groups on reserving lunchroom tables at the Museum when booking a visit.

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Museum Conduct

Conduct guidelines for school and camp groups visiting the Museum.

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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