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Sweeping modern exterior of the Richard Gilder Center for Science, Education, and Innovation.
Alvaro Keding/© AMNH

Richard Gilder Center for Science, Education, and Innovation

Hailed internationally as a soaring architectural achievement, and housing world-class scientific research facilities, next-generation classrooms, and innovative exhibitions, the Museum’s highly anticipated Gilder Center will open to the public on May 4, 2023. 

Museum Astronomers Present New Brown Dwarf Findings at American Astronomical Society Press Briefing Studies investigate brown dwarf cloud cover and aurorae, and how citizen scientists are helping to uncover new worlds January 9, 2024 AMNH Launches Week-Long Residency Field Trip Program for NYC Public Schools Beyond Elementary Explorations in Science (BEES) pilot program offers a week-long museum field trip experience. November 20, 2023 The Secret World of Elephants Opens at the American Museum of Natural History New exhibition, opening November 13, explores the 60-million-year evolution of elephants and their relatives. November 13, 2023 New Species of Mosasaur Named for Norse Sea Serpent Jormungandr, a 24-foot aquatic lizard that lived 80 million years ago, is a transitional species between two mosasaurs. October 30, 2023 AMNH Convenes Leading International Paleontologists for Two-Day Dinosaur Conference Honoring Mark Norell, conference covers recent discoveries, from Scottish dinosaurs to the evolution of dinosaur brains. October 23, 2023 Extinct Ape Gets a Facelift, 12 Million Years Later New study reconstructs the face of Pierolapithecus catalaunicus, a key fossil in the story of great ape and human evolution. October 16, 2023 Meadow Spittlebug’s Record-breaking Diet Also Makes it Top Disease Carrier for Plants New study finds that meadow spittlebug can feed on over 1,300 plants, revealing capacity to spread incurable plant disease. October 4, 2023 AMNH To Award Honorary Degrees As Part Of Richard Gilder Graduate School Commencement Graduates include Doctoral graduates in Comparative Biology and New Earth Science Teachers for High-Needs Public Schools. September 29, 2023 AMNH Announces The Secret World of Elephants New exhibition explores the 60-million-year evolution evolution of the elephant family. September 12, 2023 AMNH and Theater of War Productions Present The Oedipus Project Free program for Climate Week NYC featuring live reading of Oedipus the King to spark conversation about climate crisis. September 6, 2023 New Archosaur Species Shows That Ancestor of Dinosaurs And Pterosaurs Was Armored Newly described 235-million-year-old fossil had armored plates above its backbone. July 26, 2023 NYC Parks and AMNH Reopen Fully Renovated Western Portion of Theodore Roosevelt Park NYC Parks and AMNH reopened the final renovated sections of Theodore Roosevelt Park. July 13, 2023
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