- See some of the greatest dinosaur fossil collections in the world including The Titanosaur, Stegosaurus, Apatosaurus, Triceratops, and many more.
- View over 33 million specimens.
- Visit the Hall of Biodiversity, including a 2,500-square-foot rain forest diorama.
- Look at over 275,000 mammal specimens located in 5 different mammal halls.
American Museum of Natural History
Visit the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) today to learn more about this glorious planet of ours as well as how it fits into the larger universe. Within the walls of one of the largest museums in the world, you can get a glimpse of over 33 million specimens located in the sprawling museum layout. Celebrate the Earth’s biodiversity as you transverse a rainforest and its ecosystem featuring many different kinds of animal and plant species. Anyone over the age of 5 will love the Discovery Room, the place where visitors can hunt for specimens of birds and insects in a baobab tree, unearth dinosaur fossils, and create collections of arthropods. The AMNH occupies more 2 million square feet, giving its visitors a vast array of natural wonders to appreciate!
- Irma and Paul Milstein Family Hall of Ocean Life
- Hall of Birds of the World
- Harry Frank Guggenheim Hall of Minerals
- Hall of Saurischian Dinosaurs
- Hall of African Peoples
- Anne and Bernard Spitzer Hall of Human Origins
- Akeley Hall of African Mammals
- Hall of Primates
- Scales of the Universe
- Hayden Big Bang Theater
- Theodore Roosevelt Rotunda
Did You Know
- The American Museum of Natural History encompasses 4 city blocks and consists of 27 interconnected buildings.
- The museum used to be located within Central Park; it left the iconic space in 1877.
Central Park West & 79th St, New York, NY 10024
Hours of Operation:
Daily 10am - 5:45pm
Average Visit Duration:
Approx. 3 hours
Hop-On Hop-Off Route:
Uptown & Harlem Hop-On Hop-Off: Stop #20