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New York City: American Museum of Natural History Ticket

New York City: American Museum of Natural History Ticket

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Visit the American Museum of Natural History, the most interactive natural history museum in the world. Upgrade your general entry ticket to include special exhibitions.

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Valid 1 day
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Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Gain entry into the 45 Museum Halls of the American Museum of Natural History
  • Find your way around the museum with the free Explorer app
  • See the Museum's permanent collection, with an entire floor devoted to dinosaurs
  • Marvel at the unique architecture of the Rose Center for Earth and Space
  • Upgrade your general entry to include special exhibitions
Full description

Enjoy a day of family-friendly activities at the American Museum of Natural History, in New York City. Located just across from Central Park, the museum is home to over 32 million specimens. Benefit from all-day entry and use the option to upgrade your general entry ticket to include special exhibitions. Explore all permanent exhibitions as well as the Rose Center for Earth and Space. Wander around 45 Museum Halls to learn about dinosaurs and diamonds, and everything in-between. Look out for the iconic Tyrannosaurus Rex skeleton and Easter Island head that inspired characters in the film "Night at the Museum." Connect to the museum's WiFi and download the free Explorer App to your smartphone. The app offers turn-by-turn navigation, behind-the-scenes stories about exhibits, quizzes, and more. See the exhibition highlights at your own pace with the museum's self-guided tours of popular collections.

Special Exhibitions:

• Sea Lions: Life by a Whisker Dive into the world of a rare Australian sea lion pup and meet the people who are trying to save her species in this immersive giant-screen film. Discover a classic coming-of-age tale that takes place in a colony of sea lions living between a jagged cliff face and a roaring ocean, in an environment as harsh as it is beautiful. • Sharks:

Older than dinosaurs—and more threatened than threatening—sharks are spectacular, surprising, and often misunderstood. Dive into the world of this amazingly diverse group of animals in the new exhibition, Sharks. • Worlds Beyond Earth: Worlds Beyond Earth tells the story of the surprisingly dynamic nature of the worlds that share our solar system and the unique conditions that make life on Earth possible. Captioning devices are available.

Includes
  • American Museum of Natural History ticket
  • Access to permanent exhibits
  • Rose Center for Earth and Space admission
  • Timed entry to 1 special exhibit (if option selected)
  • Free WiFi onsite
  • Access to special exhibits (unless option selected)
  • Transportation
  • Guide
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Oversize luggage
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • You must reserve a time slot before the day of your visit, follow the link provided on your voucher to reserve your timed entry (availability for special exhibitions may be limited)
  • Due to COVID-19 preventative measures, the IMAX Theatre, Hayden Planetarium Space Show, and butterfly vivarium are temporarily closed.
  • Touchable and touchscreen exhibits, coat check services, drinking fountains, plus the food court and cafes are unavailable at this time.
  • The Museum's Explorer App is available in English, Spanish, French, and Portuguese
  • Note that general entry only does not include special exhibitions
  • There are no lockers available at the museum. Please leave large, bulky items at your hotel.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.3 /5

based on 1586 reviews

Review summary

  • Value for money
    4.1/5
  • Service
    4.1/5
  • Organization
    3.9/5

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The museum was wonderful. However, the process of getting our ticket was not. We had to wait in a 45 minute line even though we had purchased our ticket online. We thought by purchasing the ticket online we could avoid the lines but that was not the case at the museum. Therefore, the time we had in the museum had to be shortened because we spent 45 of our precious minutes standing in line.

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September 12, 2022

It is an amazing museum; four floors of interesting and education exhibits. So much to see. Make a plan in advance of where to start. Next time I think we would start at the top floor and work our way down. The food court is not bad. Paying the extra for special exhibits was worth it.

July 26, 2022

A lot to see! We wish we had more time there. The only downside is there are not a lot of restrooms and it can be confusing following the map. They could use better signage. Overall, amazing content! So mush to see and our kids and us adults enjoyed it!

September 27, 2021

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