Tickets for American Museum of Natural History

Visit one of the world’s greatest and largest natural history museums

American Museum of Natural History (AMNH)
Open Today 10:00 - 17:30
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Wheelchair accessible: All exhibitions are accessible. All floors can be reached by elevator. Public elevators near the Central Park West and 77th Street entrances. All theaters have wheelchair locations & companion seats
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  • Visit one of the largest museums in the world, containing around 32 million natural specimens
  • See the real exhibits behind the Night at the Museum movies on a self-guided tour, and get to grips with urgent issues at the Climate Change Exhibit
  • Stand under the largest animal that ever lived, a 94-foot-long blue whale. This fiberglass model suspended from the ceiling is so life-like it even has a belly button!


Go on an expedition to a Pacific Island, to the deep-sea floor, back to the age of the dinosaurs, or out to the edge of the Milky Way Galaxy – all without leaving the American Museum of Natural History.

It's one of the largest museums on Earth and is filled with the plants, animals and minerals that make up our planet (and solar system, and galaxy).

If you want to start big, go to the Rose Center for Earth and Space. It explores the 13-billion year history of the universe and cosmic evolution.

Speaking of water: The Milstein Hall of Ocean Life shows you the diversity of the life aquatic including a life-size model of the enormous blue whale; just its heart is the size of a VW Beetle!

Take it down a few million notches and explore The Secret World Inside You – there's a 100 trillion bacteria living inside all of us! As gross as it sounds, most of them are benevolent – helping us adapt to an ever-changing world.

Elsewhere, get Jurassic at the most important collection of dinosaur fossils in the world, including the mighty T. rex, one of the most fearsome dinosaurs to ever roam the Earth.


What's included

General Admission: Admission to all museum halls (exhibitions) & the Rose Center for Earth and Space
General Admission Plus ONE: General Admission + 1 special exhibition, giant-screen film, or Space Show
General Admission Plus ALL: General Admission + all special exhibitions + giant-screen film + Space Show

What's not included

Parking (available within the museum)
Additional info

Museum Highlights Tours:

Free with admission and offered daily at 10:15, 11:15, 12:15, 13:15, 14:15, and 15:15. Tours begin at the entrance of the Bernard Family Hall of North American Mammals on the first floor. Foreign Language Tours available in Spanish, French, Italian, Hebrew, and Chinese. Please check at the front desk for specific times upon arrival.

Coat check:

A coat check is available for a small fee. Luggage, small carry-ons, oversized backpacks, perishables, wallets, purses, musical instruments, bikes, computers, and other items deemed to be of high value are not allowed inside the museum and cannot be checked.

Amendment policy

  • Changes are not possible for this ticket


  • For capacity management reasons, all visitors are required to book a timeslot at the museum's official website
  • Once through the security check, present your Tiqets confirmation email and your timeslot reservation
  • Entrances: Central Park West | 81st Street Rose Center | 81st Street subway entrance
  • If your tickets include a special exhibition, giant-screen film, or the Space Show, you will need to select an entry time onsite


Opening hours

American Museum of Natural History (AMNH)
Wednesday 10:00 - 17:30
Thursday 10:00 - 17:30
Friday 10:00 - 17:30
Saturday 10:00 - 17:30
Sunday 10:00 - 17:30
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed

How to get there

American Museum of Natural History (AMNH)
Central Park West, 10024, New York
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Ratings & reviews

based on 109 reviews
Sep 27, 2020
Jan 15, 2020
excellent, amazing place , the children were delight
Jan 3, 2020
My son enjoyed so much !!

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