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Sharks, A New Exhibition at The American Museum of Natural History

Sharks, A New Exhibition

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  • Dec. 15, 2021 through Jun. 30, 2022, Wednesdays–Sundays, 10am–5:30pm
  • The American Museum of Natural History
  • 200 Central Park W., Upper West Side
  • All Ages
  • Starting at $16.50 for Children (3-12) and $28 for Adults - Advanced Registration Required
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Discover the ancient and fascinating world of sharks in the newest exhibition from the American Museum of Natural History. Sharks will give visitors a unique look at pre-historic and modern shark species, their habitats and hunting styles, and the conservation threats these magnificent animals are facing today. Featuring dozens of life-sized models, this exhibition is your chance to come face-to-fin with one of the largest sharks that ever lived, megalodon; test your skills in a touch-free interactive that challenges you to hunt like a hammerhead; and examine fossils from the Museum?s collection. There is something for visitors of all ages in this exciting exhibition.

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About The American Museum of Natural History

200 Central Park W.

Upper West Side, NY


  • Standard hours: Daily, 10am-5:45pm
  • Stroller parking: Yes
  • Stroller check: Yes
  • Bring food: Yes
  • Buy food: Yes
  • Where is food allowed: Food allowed in designated spots
  • Changing tables in the women's room(s): Yes
  • Changing tables in the men's room(s): Yes
  • Family bathroom: Yes

  • The American Museum of Natural History is one of the world’s preeminent scientific and cultural institutions. Since its founding in 1869, the Museum has advanced its global mission to discover, interpret, and disseminate information about human cultures, the natural world, and the universe through a wide-ranging program of scientific research, education, and exhibition.

    The Museum is renowned for its exhibitions and scientific collections, which serve as a field guide to the entire planet and present a panorama of the world's cultures.