Special Events


Sunday, April 22nd, 2018

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From early-morning yoga in the Cullman Hall of the Universe to performances that include John Luther Adams’ Become Ocean by The Chelsea Symphony and “The Umbrella Project” by Pilobolus in the Milstein Hall of Ocean Life, visitors can enjoy a Museum-wide festival of art, science, and culture in honor of Earth Day.

Renowned artists and scholars join Museum scientists on special Museum tours for critical conversations on sustaining the beautiful planet we call home. Visitors can also see pop-up performances by Fela!’s Abena Koomson-DavisMartha RedboneAshley Jackson, and the Secret Drum Band; view films and art installations, and more.

RSVPs are required for after-hours events (before 10 am and after 5:45 pm) and recommended for Guest Docent Tours

Click here to view a full schedule of events!


Earthfest is made possible by OceanX, an initiative of the Dalio Foundation, as part of its generous support of the special exhibition Unseen Oceans and its related educational activities and public programs.