Since its founding in 1869, the American Museum of Natural History has collected more than 33 million specimens relating to the natural world and human cultures. The Museum showcases its amazing treasures in the exhibit halls, and behind the scenes more than 200 scientists are at work making new discoveries. Millions of people from around the world visit the Museum each year.
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Iconic museum with really detailed displays, and a large cafeteria. Like 150 years old, and still being updated and enlarged.
I love the Museum of Natural History! I actually took a trip there one day by myself during my last trip to the city and had a wonderful time walking through all of the exhibits and even the butterfly garden!
One of the best museums in New York City! Great museum of natural sciences and lots of exhibits in New York
Need something cool to do with the kids? You don't have to be a science buff to be an awe of some of the cool exhibits in this incredible museum!
Pros: Great exhibits near Central Park make this a must do for families!