Events for November 7, 2013

June 25, 2011 - December 7, 2014

Special Exhibit

This exhibition features more than 20 sets of large-format images that showcase the wide range of research being conducted at the Museum as well as how various optical tools are used in scientific studies.

Through January 5, 2014

Special Exhibit

Whales: Giants of the Deep brings visitors closer than ever to some of the mightiest, most massive, and mysterious mammals on Earth.

© Brandon Cole, Romeo/V&W,

Thursday, October 17, 2013−Sunday, January 12, 2014

Special Exhibit

For a limited time, see modern Zuni paintings depicting ancestral sites throughout the Colorado Plateau.

Through September 13, 2015

Special Exhibit

Free With Museum Admission

Inspired by the 2012 book Natural Histories: Extraordinary Rare Book Selections from the American Museum of Natural History Library, this exhibition will include reproductions from more than 20 rare and beautifully illustrated scientific works, dating from the 16th to the early 20th century. 

November 7, 14, and 21

Student Programs

Sold Out

Fire up your synapses and learn about the cutting-edge field of neuroscience through hands-on experiments and innovative lab activities.

Thursday, November 7, 2013

Members Only Programs

Members Only

On this Members-only tour of the Museum’s world-class invertebrate collection, Curatorial Associate for Invertebrate Zoology Christine Johnson will share with you the diverse world of poisonous insects and arachnids in the Division of Invertebrate Zoology. Ranging from the colorful lubber grasshopper to camouflaged scorpions, learn how and why invertebrate animals synthesize venom.