From the beginning of the Universe to evolution of dinosaurs to mammals and finally to us humans, the American Museum of Natural History is a whirlwind tour through the eras of the past. It is one of the world’s largest museum, with more than 32 million specimens!
We didn’t get a chance to see all 32 million specimens, so we’ll have to come back some time and finish it off!
The Museum’s mission statement:
To discover, interpret, and disseminate— through scientific research and education — knowledge about human cultures, the natural world, and the universe.
Here’s a few of those 32 million:
We are now headed back to Times Square for an afternoon of exploration, shopping, and we’ll there’s a good chance we’ll find some lunch down there (given the hundreds of food options).