Events this weekend

Through November 25, 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

This month at the Museum there are special programs galore from longer hours in the Discovery Room to the history and astronomy of Manhattanhenge in the Hayden Planetarium!

June 24, 2017 - June 16, 2019

Special Exhibit

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

October 7, 2017–May 28, 2018

Special Exhibit

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

March 12, 2018–January 6, 2019

Special Exhibit

Embark on a journey that takes you from the oceans’ sunlit surface to inky depths to discover the latest ocean science and meet the researchers and technologies powering exploration today.

Saturday and Sunday, March 17-18, 2018

Family and Childrens Programs

Free With Museum Admission

Visitors of all ages can drop into the Sackler Educational Lab to celebrate the wonders of the human brain and learn how this great organ processes the world around us.

Saturday, March 17, 2018

Member Programs

Sold Out

Members Only

Join a Museum tour guide in the Milstein Hall of Ocean Life, and the Arthur Ross Hall of Meteorites on a journey from the depths of the ocean to outer space to examine some of the biggest, smallest, oldest, and rarest objects.