Natural History Museum
The Natural History Museum has amassed one of the world's most extensive and valuable collections of natural and cultural history – more than 35 million objects, some as old as 4.5 billion years. It's curatorial staff not only cares for those collections, but uses them for ground-breaking scientific and historic research. The museum also curates new, immersive exhibitions that give visitors the opportunity to explore the "big picture" of our planet – specimens and objects, the stories behind them, and the ways that the natural and cultural worlds interact.
Students and Teachers Served
New Galleries Completed
"We celebrated our 100th anniversary. But we didn't just look back at our incredible history - we looked forward... transforming the museum into a fun, beautiful, indoor/outdoor destination."
Dr. Jane G. Pisano