There’s always something new to discover at The Nat, from family activities to evening events to new films and exhibitions. You’ll find a new experience every time you visit.
The world is threatened by a deadly viral outbreak. Diplomacy has failed, and now, the only thing that can save us… is science! Do you and your friends have what it takes to comb through clue-filled museum archives, solve puzzles, and save the world? Join us at Escape The Nat for…Botanic Panic!
This November, get to know The Nat’s sparkly side. More than 100 stunning objects from our mineralogy department will be displayed on every level of the Museum in this "deconstructed," vertically aligned exhibition.
The monarch butterfly is a true marvel of nature. Weighing less than a penny, it makes one of the longest migrations on Earth across a continent to a place it has never known. Follow the monarchs' perilous journey, and join hundreds of millions of real butterflies in the remote mountain peaks of Mexico, with breathtaking cinematography.
Journey to some of the world’s most extraordinary locations and breathtaking landscapes in this new photography exhibition from National Geographic.
This summer, spend your evenings at The Nat. We’re open until 10 PM on most Thursdays and Fridays* from May 30 through August 30, and a few select dates in September. Enjoy access to all exhibitions and films, pop-up programming, and our all-ages rooftop bar. Admission is half-price after 5 PM; members get in FREE and receive a 10% discount on adult beverages. Learn more.