Today at the Museum

Saturday, September 23, 2017

Members Only Programs

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Members Only

Join a Museum tour guide and explore the Museum's iconic Hall of Saurischian Dinosaurs. Learn more about the history of the Tyrannosaurus rex, its discovery by AMNH and its place in popular imagination.

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

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.

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.

September 15, 2017–March 8, 2018

IMAX

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

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Special Events

Free With Museum Admission

Join Rhoda as she hunts for missing fossils throughout the Hall of Saurischian Dinosaurs in an opera by composer John Musto based on Charles R. Knight.

Upcoming Events

Friday, October 20, 2017

Members Only Programs

Members Only

Join us for a virtual trip to the Moon in the immersive Hayden Planetarium. Feel the ground shake beneath you as you experience a thrilling NASA rocket launch. Take a guided tour of the cosmos and orbit the Earth to get an astronaut's view of a sunrise in space.

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Members Only Programs

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Join us for a Members-only walking tour of Roosevelt Island with renowned geologist, Sidney Horenstein. Take in the breathtaking sights of Four Freedoms Park and learn about the history and geology of Roosevelt Island. 

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Members Only Programs

Members Only

On the weekend before Halloween, take in the splendor of the Gothic-style tombs at Green-Wood Cemetery and experience the exciting colors and sounds of the fall migration with Paul Sweet, Collections Manager of the Museum’s Ornithology Department. Green-Wood Cemetery hosts a colony of Monk Parakeets, and is also an ideal place to observe migrating birds, particularly raptors. 

 

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Members Only Programs

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Join a Museum tour guide on an expedition through the world’s largest and most diverse collection of vertebrate fossils to learn more about famous Museum explorers. Gain a deeper understanding of how fossils are found, excavated, and analyzed by scientists to uncover new and exciting discoveries. 

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