Guided tour

New York: American Museum of Natural History Family Tour

New York: American Museum of Natural History Family Tour

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From US$ 349 US$ 314.10 per group up to 5

Enjoy a private 2-hour tour of the American Museum of Natural History, and learn more about the various permanent exhibits, based on your family's interests.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Small group
Limited to 5 participants


The experience
  • Enjoy a private family-focused tour of the American Museum of Natural History
  • Discover various exhibits based on your interests
  • See the museum's permanent exhibits
Full description
Meet your tour guide at the entrance to the museum. Decide which exhibits you want to see so your family can get the most out of the guided tour. The American Museum of Natural History is one of the most reputable museums of its kind worldwide where you can explore dozens of exhibits and theater shows suitable for all ages. Explore the outer reaches of space at the Rose Center for Earth and Space. Discover many fossils and bones on a floor dedicated entirely to dinosaur specimens. Learn more about mammals and sea life from all over the world, as well as various ecosystems. See artifacts and treasures from various civilizations, including the Aztecs and ancient Native Americans.  After your guided tour, you can explore the rest of the exhibits at your own pace. Your ticket is valid for the entire day.
  • Private tour guide
  • Fast-entrance to permanent exhibits
  • Rose Center for Earth and Space admission
  • Entry to Special Exhibits, IMAX Theatre Film, and Hayden Planetarium Space Show
  • Food and drinks
  • Transportation
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • All participants who are over 12 years old must present proof that they have received at least one dose of a FDA or WHO-approved Covid-19 vaccine. Proof of vaccination may include the NYC COVID Safe App, Excelsior Pass, CDC Vaccination Card (or photo), NYC Vaccination Record, or official immunization record from outside NYC or the US
  • In addition to proof of vaccination, all participants who are over 18 years old must present a government-issued photo ID (e.g. driver’s license, passport, etc)

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Meeting point

Meet your guide at the main entrance of the museum. Your guide will have a flag and a badge with the name of the local partner.

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Customer reviews

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My guide was terrible. He was not personable and had no working knowledge of the museum. He was as a complete waste of money

October 10, 2021

Guide did a great job keeping us moving and involved. Everyone got their fill and left happy.

August 22, 2021

It was GREAT!!! It was the HIGHTLIGHT of my grandson's trip to NYC. Our tour guide, name Davidson was amazing, very knowledgeable, helpful and made our grandson very happy. I will give him a 5 stars!

August 7, 2021

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