The American Museum of Natural History

Recent Headlines
Upper West Side »

Snag Unique Gifts at these UWS Museum Shops

The Upper West Side’s museums are a treasure trove of unique homewares, jewelry, art and toys.

Upper West Side »

Overgrown Lot Next to Ray's Pizza to Become Community Garden

An Upper West Sider has plans to convert a West 82nd Street space into a vibrant garden this spring. 

Upper West Side »

Jimmy Carter Opens Exhibit on Eradicating Disease at Natural History Museum

A new exhibit launching this week explores the global fight against preventable diseases.

Hamilton Heights »

5 Things for You to Do in New York City Neighborhoods This Weekend

The holiday season continues with a New York weekend brimming with festivities. 

Upper West Side »

The Best Holiday Displays on the Upper West Side

From a 25-foot Christmas tree to a Barbie window display, check out the neighborhood's best decorations.

Upper East Side »

4 Things To Do This Week in New York City's Neighborhoods

Holiday volunteering and an Origami Holiday Tree are on offer this week.

Upper West Side »

American Museum of Natural History Evacuated For Smoke

Fire officials said smoke was reported on the fourth floor of the museum.

Upper West Side »

Origami Tree Covered in 800 Paper Figures Debuts at Natural History Museum

The 13-foot tree's theme is drawn from the movie "Night at the Museum."

Upper West Side »

Natural Disasters Exhibit Explores Tornadoes, Volcanoes and Hurricane Sandy

The new exhibit at the American Museum of Natural History opens this Saturday. 

Greenwich Village »

7 Things for You to Do in New York This Weekend

Halloween festivities take over the city this weekend.

Upper West Side »

Best Halloween Activities for Kids on the Upper West Side

DNAinfo New York rounded up the best ways to celebrate Halloween in the neighborhood. 

TriBeCa »

4 Things To Do This Week in New York City's Neighborhoods

A new film from Jean-Luc Godard and a conversation with Herbie Hancock are coming up this week.

Upper West Side »

Giant Galapagos Tortoise 'Lonesome George' Visits Natural History Museum

Scientists preserved the 165-pound tortoise, who was the last of his species to die in 2012. 

Upper West Side »

'Spiders Alive!' Exhibit Returns to American Museum of Natural History

The exhibit featuring live spiders opens at the American Museum of Natural History on July 4.

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement