Shopping and Dining
At the Museum
The NHM Store and the store in the Butterfly Pavilion will be open for all visitors to shop for NHM, nature and butterfly-themed gifts and souvenirs. Safety, cleanliness and community health are our utmost priorities as we welcome people back. We are taking all of the necessary precautions in our stores to protect the safety of our guests, including increased cleanliness, metering guest access, plexiglass shields, and reminders for social distancing.
Can’t make it to the museum? Visit shop.nhm.org to find your favorite NHM items right from your own home. Member discounts apply.
Where to Eat
The NHM Grill will be serving a limited assortment of grab n’ go food items and beverages available for purchase. Safety and cleanliness are our utmost priorities. We are taking all of the necessary precautions to encourage the safety of our guests, including increased cleanliness, physical distancing reminders, plexiglass shields, and limited outdoor patio seating that allows for physical distancing.
NHM’s water fountains and water bottle filling stations are currently closed. We encourage you to bring an environmentally-friendly water bottle from home. Boxed water will be available for purchase in the Butterfly Pavilion pop-up store during public hours.