American Museum Of Natural History
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About American Museum Of Natural History, New York City
The American Museum located on the Upper West Side of Manhattan in New York City is one of the largest and most celebrated museums in the world. The museum is famous for its largest collection of dinosaur fossils in the world. Being one of the most famous place and a great historic spot in New York, the place is well connected with the local transport. Local cabs are available from anywhere in the city to reach this place. Alternatively, metro rails are available to reach this place. Permanent exhibits are homes to some of the museum's finest gems and birds and bones and beyond.
The museum has the Hall of Biodiversity, a visual representation of the scope of life on Earth and why it needs to be protected. Take in an IMAX film or have a meal at the food court. And don't forget to take a stroll through the Hall of Ocean Life and see the big whale. Visit the American Museum of Natural History in New York, voted Number One Family Attraction, Wonder at one of the world's greatest scientific and cultural institutions, Immerse yourself in over 46 permanent exhibits, Check out the giant glass cube of the Rose Center of Earth and Space containing the colossal Hayden Sphere, See the iconic T. Rex skeleton and Easter Island head that inspired characters in the film Night at the Museum, Upgrade to the Super Saver ticket and enjoy all special exhibitions, IMAX films, and the Hayden Planetarium! American Museum Of Natural History is one of the tourist attractions in 3 day New York City Itinerary and 14 days in New York Itinerary. You must visit this amazing attraction in NYC.
American Museum Of Natural History Information
- Food court and cafes are present.
- It has the largest collection of dinosaur fossils in the world.
- VISA and MasterCard accepted and senior citizens should carry an identity validation.
American Museum Of Natural History Tickets Prices
- Adults: $22
- Children(2-12): $12.50
- Seniors/Students with ID: $17 (Varies for different events and occasions)
How To Get To American Museum Of Natural History by Public Transport
- Central Park w/w 79 street
- W81 Street Columbus Avenue
Restaurants Near American Museum Of Natural History
- Gari - Japanese
- Ocean Grill – Seafood, Oysters
- Shake Shack – Burgers, Hot dogs
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Address: 79th Street and Central Park West, New York City, NY 10024 (Manhattan)
Ticket Price: 19 USD
Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
Timings: 10:00 am - 05:45 pm Details
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Beautiful museum, you can spend the whole day here. Staff was friendly and guides were very informative. The exhibits are outstanding and truly what one thinks a natural history museum should be. My only complaint is that there was no clear signage for a wheel chair ramp to gain access from the Central Park West entrance. It's there, but you have to go a ways off. No biggie.
I would definitely rate more stars if it was possible. The museum is amazing! All the exhibitions are great and even one week is probably not enough to explore it all! Restrooms were tidy and they offer enough food options. Water fountains are available as well. Its pay what you wish which is great even if they recommend $18 I think.
Really enjoyed it. Takes a good 5 hours to see it all, moving at a reasonable pace. The movies in the IMAX theatre and planetarium are fun. For the best view, I suggest sitting in the seats toward ( but not at) the back of the planetarium directly opposite the way you come in. The special exhibits, Cuba and Mummies, were very well done. The aging dioramas of the different cultures, and especially the animals, I find really helpful in providing context. The walk through the history of vertebrate evolution is very well curated and informative. The whole museum could flow better and have better signage at eye level.
A large array of exhibits. Enjoyable for all ages. Great for groups too. You can also "pay what you want" for the admission fee so there is no need to feel deterred if you cannot afford to pay full price. You will need to spend at least 2 hours here if not more to see everything. There are permanent and temporary exhibits. I believe the temporary exhibit was an additional charge.
This famous place is definitely worth visiting. You will find places for all ages: from human origins to modern society, from under the sea to space Hayden Sphere. There is also discovery room: the place where kids can touch everything and play and learn for half an hour sessions. There are few places to eat and the best one is food court on the lowest level.
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