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First Fridays: Previous Seasons

Over the past decade, First Fridays has introduced adult audiences to a new kind of museum experience.

Explore past First Fridays and see which of your favorite scientists and musicians were here at NHM!

Community Science and Cocktails

When researchers and the public work together, it's always a reason to celebrate. Join us at Community Science and Cocktails events to hear from researchers about their community science projects.
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Summer Nights in the Garden

Miss Summer Nights in the Garden this year? Get the highlights HERE

Curator’s Cupboards

These special weekend events are your chance to meet members of our curatorial team, ask your own questions, and get a first-hand, up-close look at many amazing curiosities of our collections.
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Events and Programs

Sunday, January 10, 2015 ǀ 10 am - 3 pm
Mummies Closing Celebration! 

Enjoy a celebration filled with hands-on art activities, live performances and more! See it before it closes on January 18, 2016!



  • Raices Peruanas Dance Ensemble 
  • SAVICTO, music of the Near East and Beyond
  • Journey to the Shadowlands, An Egyptian Shadow Puppet Show led by NHM's Performing Arts Team 

*Free with paid Museum admission. Additional ticket required to see the Mummies exhibition. Free for Members; $10 for Non-members 


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