Programs for Families

Family Series

Family Program

Family Series

Programs for families with children ages 4 to 11 that runs from October to June that include audience participation and hands-on activities.

Milstein Science Series

Programs and Events

Milstein Science Series

This weekend afternoon series give visitors a chance to interact with scientists, discover amazing creatures, and celebrate science under the iconic blue whale.

Nature Walks

Programs and Events

Nature Walks

Observe the vibrant migration of birds in Central Park and other nature walks hosted by the Museum.

Sackler Educational Laboratory

Family Program

Sackler Educational Laboratory

Step into the state-of-the-art Sackler Educational Laboratory, located in the Spitzer Hall of Human Origins, every Saturday and Sunday, for hands-on activities led by scientists.

Special Programs

Family Program

Special Programs

Unique programs and events on scientific and cultural topics that range from the fossil-hunting to climate change.

The Early Adventures Program

Family Program

The Early Adventures Program

Classes for young children and their parents or caregivers.  This program encourages preschoolers, ages 2 to 5 years old, to use their instinctive nature to investigate and explore the world around them in an environment designed for them.