Central Park West at 79th St., New York, NY, 10024
By KaetleBugg on 9/30/2008
I love AMNH! There may be lots of tourists and it can get pretty crowded on the weekends, but the museum is so big you can always discover a new exhibit or room that is sure to be empty, peaceful, and quiet. My favorite part is the Milstein Hall of Ocean Life. The gift store is really big and is actually pretty good for, you guessed it, buying gifts.
By stephenmelinger on 6/26/2012
The museum still has exhibits from when I was a child visiting for the first time. Most of the new exhibits require an additional admission charge. The dinosaurs are still the main attraction and they are worth seeing. The floor markings should be noted as they provide easy access to the exhibit you are seeking.
Last year, Dan Kois published a story about John Brophy, the Portlander behind a new form of karaoke in which your friends pick a song and spring it on you while you're onstage. Well, Kois has taken his discovery one step further, creating a venue where New Yorkers can try it. More »