American Museum of Natural History: Un-Highlights Tour

at Museum Hack - Upper West Side

(375)
Course Details
Price:
$69 (per person) 1 seat left
Start Date:

Fri, Apr 19, 11:00am - 1:00pm

Next start dates (29)

Location:
Upper West Side, Manhattan
Central Park W
Btwn W 77th & W 81st Streets
New York, New York 10024
(Map)
Share:
Purchase Options
No Booking Fees Book Now Save to WishList

336 people saved this class

Give as a Gift
Description
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 16 and older
Average Class Size: 10

What you'll learn in this museum class:

Dinosaurs! Science! Adventure! Break out your pith helmet as we embark upon a brazen expedition through the halls of New York City's world-famous American Museum of Natural History (AMNH). Join your maverick tour guide as we deftly navigate this massive 27-building, 1.6 million square foot landmark cultural institution. Learn the science and history behind the amazing animals, the stories of the adventurers that collected them, and the dirty little secrets that make AMNH like no other museum on earth!

On a 2 hour Museum Hack adventure at the American Museum of Natural History, you should expect:
  • Exciting stories, awesome facts, and juicy, behind-the-scenes gossip
  • Interactive group activities
  • A fast pace
  • Fun photos
  • A very different narrative—and feel—than a traditional museum tour
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
We highly recommend you bring the following on your AMNH expedition: 
  • Smartphone and/or digital camera
  • Adventure-ready walking shoes
  • Innate sense of curiosity
  • Unabashed love of science
  • Childlike sense of wonder
  • Pith helmet (Just kidding...unless you really want to!)
Important Thing to Note:

Regarding the meeting place for our tours at the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH), starting immediately, students will need to enter the American Museum of Natural History via the main Central Park entrance. Once inside the rotunda, they need to make a right to meet their guide and the rest of their group at the tail end of the long-neck Barosaurus. 

Note:

Our public Un-Highlights tours are now 16+. Families who show up with children under 16 on tour will be asked to leave the tour with a full refund.

Still have questions? Ask the community.

Refund Policy
We cannot accept tour cancellations with less than 36 hours notice because slots are already guaranteed, and with less than 36 hours notice, it will be difficult for us to re-sell the slots.

We encourage re-scheduling to another class instead of refunding but can offer a refund as long as the class is canceled 36 hours in advance.

Note: Please be reminded that we will only accommodate re-booking requests 24 hours before a tour starts, not after. We will no longer accommodate any re-booking requests that may come in after a tour has ended.

Map

Google Map

Museum Hack

All classes at this location

Start Dates (30)
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
11:00am - 1:00pm TBD 1 $69
11:00am - 1:00pm TBD 1 $69
2:30pm - 4:30pm TBD 1 $69
2:30pm - 4:30pm TBD 1 $69
11:00am - 1:00pm TBD 1 $69
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
11:00am - 1:00pm TBD 1 $69
11:00am - 1:00pm TBD 1 $69
2:30pm - 4:30pm TBD 1 $69
2:30pm - 4:30pm TBD 1 $69
11:00am - 1:00pm TBD 1 $69
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
11:00am - 1:00pm TBD 1 $69
2:30pm - 4:30pm TBD 1 $69
2:30pm - 4:30pm TBD 1 $69
11:00am - 1:00pm TBD 1 $69
11:00am - 1:00pm TBD 1 $69
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
11:00am - 1:00pm TBD 1 $69
2:30pm - 4:30pm TBD 1 $69
2:30pm - 4:30pm TBD 1 $69
11:00am - 1:00pm TBD 1 $69
11:00am - 1:00pm TBD 1 $69
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
11:00am - 1:00pm TBD 1 $69
2:30pm - 4:30pm TBD 1 $69
2:30pm - 4:30pm TBD 1 $69
11:00am - 1:00pm TBD 1 $69
11:00am - 1:00pm TBD 1 $69
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
11:00am - 1:00pm TBD 1 $69
2:30pm - 4:30pm TBD 1 $69
2:30pm - 4:30pm TBD 1 $69
11:00am - 1:00pm TBD 1 $69
11:00am - 1:00pm TBD 1 $69

Benefits of Booking Through CourseHorse

Booking is safe. When you book with us your details are protected by a secure connection.
Lowest price guaranteed. Classes on CourseHorse are never marked up.
This class will earn you 690 points. Points give you money off your next class!
Questions about this class?
Get help now from a knowledge expert!
Questions & Answers (0)

Get quick answers from CourseHorse and past students.

Reviews of Classes at Museum Hack (375)

(375 Reviews)
American Museum of Natural History: Un-Highlights Tour
Reviewed by Anne Marie S. on 3/9/2019
This was a very fun tour, and our guide, Lindsay, was incredibly enthusiast and found ways to make the tour interactive. I really enjoyed our dinosaur scavenger hunt! I would definitely take another Museum Hack tour. Thanks for a fun morning!
American Museum of Natural History: Un-Highlights Tour
Reviewed by Chrys S. on 2/24/2019
It was enjoyable pleasant enough
American Museum of Natural History: Un-Highlights Tour
Reviewed by Ada O. on 2/18/2019
I had an excellent experience thanks to Zaks our guide. He was able to inform and orient us in a very dynamic and fun way. The two hours passed so quickly!!! Towards the end I felt a learned a lot. I would to the tour again!!! Thanks Zaks.
American Museum of Natural History: Un-Highlights Tour
Reviewed by Joan R. on 2/5/2019
We have been to the Museum of Natural History many time over the years, but really enjoyed hearing the inside scoop about some of the most popular attractions. Lindsay, our vivacious guide, made it lively and fun!! Who knew where that huge meteorite was found and how it made it to that hallowed building in NYC in the mid 19th venture? And the hilarious prank played on the poor guy responsible for adhering the enormous blue whale to the ceiling in the oceanography hall? You don’t forget these stories.
American Museum of Natural History: Un-Highlights Tour
Reviewed by Assaf A. on 1/30/2019
Kevin was a fantastic guide. Informative and entertaining. Glad I signed up.
loading...
loading...
Similar Classes

School: Museum Hack

Museum Hack

Museum Hack is a band of overly-enthusiastic, renegade museum tour guides. We lead adventures in New York, Washington DC, San Francisco, Chicago and Los Angeles. Our small-group experiences key on passionate storytelling, juicy gossip, and little-known oddities. It'll be the best 2 hours you've ever...

Read more about Museum Hack

CourseHorse Approved

This school has been carefully vetted by CourseHorse and is a verified NYC educator.

Ready to take this class?
BOOK NOW
Taking this class for work? Get exclusive perks & discounts for free.