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Middle School Institutes

Part of Camps for Children & Families

Two girls writing with pencils and paper at a table with a display case showing skulls of  six different small mammals including raccoon, coyote, and muskrat.

The Middle School Institutes (MSI) program introduces children from Grades 6-8 to a wide variety of scientific disciplines through thought-provoking, hands-on investigations, interactive tours of Museum exhibits and the use of digital programs and skill-building.

Registration for Mid-winter and Spring Break is now open! See the table below for available institutes!

To register, call Central Reservations at 212-769-5200

For more information, please contact institutes@amnh.org

Support for Youth Initiatives is provided by The Peter and Carmen Lucia Buck Foundation.

Support for middle school programs is provided by Con Edison.