School and Camp Group Field Trips

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As always, NYC School and Camp Groups receive free general and Special Exhibition admission, and can add on the Space Showgiant-screen film and/or Invisible Worlds immersive experience for $7 per show, per person. Current Special Exhibitions that can be added as a no cost ticket for NYC School and Camp Groups include The Davis Family Vivarium and Sharks. The Gilder Center for Science Education and Innovation and Solomon Insectarium are included in General Admission. This offer is only available for weekday visits. 

To ensure availability, you must plan your field trip at least 5 weeks in advance


Follow these simple steps to plan an unforgettable museum learning experience for your school or camp group.

  1. See what’s on view Special Exhibitions and Permanent Exhibitions
  2. Find your curriculum connections with Resources for Learning 
  3. Download and complete the Field Trip Planning Tool before calling
  4. Make your reservation by calling 212-769-5200 between the hours of 9am–5pm. Reservations cannot be taken over email. Preregistration and tickets are required for all visitors


Prepare for Your Field Trip

We encourage you to familiarize yourself with the Museum before your field trip by using these resources.


The American Museum of Natural History is committed to ensuring that its facilities, exhibitions, and services are accessible to all individuals, including those with disabilities. Please visit the Accessibility section to learn more about Museum facilities, resources, and programs.

Can't visit in person? Check out our Virtual Field Trips and our Live Virtual Presentations for NYC middle schools!

Free admission for New York City school and camp groups to the American Museum of Natural History is generously supported by the Richard and Karen LeFrak Exhibition and Education Fund.  

The School Group Visits Program at the American Museum of Natural History is generously supported by the Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Endowment Fund for Education.