Today at the Museum

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.

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

Thursday, January 4, 2018

Special Events

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Spend an evening with Neil deGrasse Tyson as he reviews headline stories in the Universe, drawn from breaking news in 2017.

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. 

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Members Only Programs

Members Only

Join us for a members-only evening lecture on the science that informs the Museum’s new special exhibition, Our Senses: An Immersive Experience. Learn from the exhibit’s curator, Dr. Rob DeSalle, how the human brain has evolved extraordinary abilities to gather and process sensory data. The evening will conclude with an opportunity to view the exhibition with new insights fresh in your mind.

Saturday, January 13, 2018

Members Only Programs

Members Only

Join a Museum tour guide to explore the Milstein Hall of Ocean Life, the Felix M. Warburg Hall of New York State Environment, and the Hall of Vertebrate Origins. Examine some of the world’s oldest living fossils to gain a better understanding of the origins and evolution of life on Earth.

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