American Museum of Natural History
|Location||Central Park West at 79th Street, New York, NY|
|Visitors||About 4 million visits annually|
|Director||Ellen V. Futter|
|Public transit access||B, C, M7, M10, M11, M79|
The museum is in Theodore Roosevelt Park and has 25 interconnected buildings that house 46 permanent exhibition halls, research laboratories, and its renowned library.
The collections contain over 32 million specimens, of which only a small fraction can be displayed at any given time. The museum has a scientific staff of more than 200, and sponsors over 100 special field expeditions each year.
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Other websites[change | change source]
- AMNH American Museum of Natural History main website
- History of the AMNH
- Library collection is searchable online.