Events in the next 7 days

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

March 3, 2017–September 14, 2017

IMAX

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

Through January 7, 2018

Special Exhibit

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

June 24, 2017 - June 16, 2019

Special Exhibit

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

Eight Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays or Fridays, September 5 - October 27, 2017

Walks and Tours

Observe the exciting fall migration of birds in Central Park with ornithologists Paul Sweet and Joseph DiCostanzo.

Two sessions of four Tuesdays, September 5, 2017 - October 24, 2017

Walks and Tours

Sold Out

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.

Saturdays and Sundays, September 9–24

Family and Childrens Programs

Free With Museum Admission

Stop by the Sackler Educational Lab to speak to stem cell biologists to learn about the basic biology of stem cells, recent advances in research, and how stem cells can potentially treat diseases.

Eight Wednesdays; September 13 - November 1, 2017

Courses and Workshops

Sold Out

Sold out - The celebrated dioramas, dinosaur skeletons, and other distinctive features of the Museum serve as backdrop for an intensive after-hours drawing course with illustrator and naturalist Patricia Wynne.

September 15, 2017–March 8, 2018

IMAX

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

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Members Only Programs

Members Only

Join us for a special Members only walking tour of Northern Central Park with renowned geologist, Sidney Horenstein. Learn more about the park’s history and geology, while taking in the vibrant colors of the fall foliage.

Monday, September 18, 2017

Lectures and Talks

Join us for an estate planning seminar with guest speaker, attorney Sanford Schlesinger, Esq. of Schlesinger Gannon & Lazetera LLP. Gain a better understanding of how your plans could be affected by upcoming changes in tax laws. Learn when it is advisable to draft or revise your will or living trust, and gain expert insights that will help you make a smart plan for an uncertain future. Before the seminar, join expert guides in the Hall of Northwest Coast Indians at 3:30 pm. Then, enjoy a light refreshment just outside the Linder Theater.