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Contact the Museum


  • If you wish to apply for a position at the Museum, please fill out an application on our Careers page
  • If you have issues submitting your application or questions about the process, please call 212-769-5106
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  • Phone: 212-769-5151 (9 am–5 pm, Monday–Friday)
  • Fax: 212-496-3605
  • Email: (Response within one business day)
  • Fill out our online contact form and select Development from the dropdown menu


  • Visit the Education Department for information about lectures and programs related to current exhibitions, as well as day trips, kids' programs, classes, and the Margaret Mead Film & Video Festival.

Event and Conference Services


Grants and Fellowships

Library Services

  • Phone: 212-769-5400 (9:30 am–4:30 pm, Monday and Friday, 10:30 am–5:30 pm, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday)
  • Email:
  • Contact the Library for more information
  • Fill out our online contact form and select Library and Archives from the dropdown menu


  • Phone: 212-769-5606 (9 am–5 pm, Monday–Friday)
  • Fax: 212-769-5427
  • Email:
  • Fill out our online contact form and select Membership from the dropdown menu

Plan Your Visit

  • For all information on admissions, ticketing, parking, and other details related to your Museum visit, please see the Plan Your Visit page
  • Phone: 212-769-5100 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week) for general information and current exhibition schedules
  • Phone: 212-769-5200 (9 am–5 pm, Monday–Friday) for advance reservations for special exhibitions, films, and lectures
  • Fill out our online contact form and select Visitor Information or Tickets from the dropdown menu

Press Inquiries


For any technical problems, please fill out our online contact form and select Webmaster from the department options menu.

To leave feedback or comments, fill out the Visitor Comments form.  


American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY 10024-5192