Price and Payment for School and Camp Groups


Payment must be received two weeks prior to your visit. Your reservation is subject to cancellation if payment is not received in advance. The Museum is not responsible for lost or missing payments.

The Museum accepts checks, money orders, Discover, Visa, MasterCard, and American Express. Please make checks/money orders payable to the American Museum of Natural History, include your confirmation number and date of your visit on your check.

Purchase orders need to be sent in advance and a copy with the confirmation number must be brought in on the day of your visit.

If you need to make changes to your booking (new trip date, reduction/increase of reservation numbers, or cancellations), please call Central Reservations at (212) 769-5200, Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm.

Upon arrival to the Museum, you will check in your group with a Museum representative. You will be asked to confirm the number of adults and students in your group. If payment has not been made, please make sure you have your check filled out or if you have a purchase order, please have a copy ready. Please note, if you do have a purchase order, you will be asked to sign an acknowledgement of the balance due.

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