Today at the Museum

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Special Events

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Sold out - Each year, the Isaac Asimov Memorial Debate brings the finest minds in the world to the Museum to debate pressing questions on the frontier of scientific discovery.

Through June 30, 2018

Special Exhibit

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

Now Open

Special Exhibit

Free With Museum Admission

A new must-see exhibit in the world-famous Fossil Halls. 

Now Open

Family and Childrens Programs

Free With Museum Admission

June 24, 2017 - June 16, 2019

Special Exhibit

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

September 15, 2017–March 8, 2018

IMAX

See what it's like to fly like a bird!

October 7, 2017–May 28, 2018

Special Exhibit

Mingle with up to 500 live, free-flying tropical butterflies.

Through January 6, 2019

Special Exhibit

Explore 11 funhouse-like spaces in this highly experiential exhibition that dares you to trust your senses.

Eight Wednesdays: January 10 - February 28, 2018

Members Only Programs

Members Only

Heed the call of the wild and join an intrepid band of walkers for a fitness experience like no other. After a brisk morning walk through the Museum’s halls, enjoy a selection of breakfast items in the Akeley Hall of African Mammals. 

Six Tuesdays, February 6–March 13, 2018

Walks and Tours

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Sold out - Ornithologist Paul Sweet guides you through three Central Park habitats to observe the varied bird species that make New York City their home.

Upcoming Events

Saturday, June 2, 2018

Members Only Programs

Members Only

Join a tour guide to examine the Museum's spectacular art. Gain a better understanding of how imagery can be used as a vehicle for disseminating scientific knowledge. 

Sunday, June 10, 2018

Lectures and Talks

Join researcher Jason Sylvan to explore the mysteries of the deep ocean floor.

Monday, June 11, 2018

Lectures and Talks

Join guides Denton Ebel and Carter Emmart for an up-close examination of our solar system’s smallest planet—Mercury. 

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Events Open for Registration or Application

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