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Rose Center for Earth and Space

Closes in 1 min: 10:00 am - 5:45 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 5:45 pm
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Nice experience

It is located inside the American Museum of Natural History, it was nice to see the children, who... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
SalvatoreCandiano
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Pozzallo, Italy
Great science museum.

Like most things in NY it's a bit pricey but the planetarium show narrated by Neil De-Grasse-Tyson... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
pjthants
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Hampshire, United Kingdom
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5 May 2018
“Nice experience”
8 Mar 2018
“Interesting on a Small Scale”
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A dizzying virtual tour of the universe (from the comfort of your seat) is just one of the exhibits at the Rose.
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American Museum of Natural History, New York City, NY 10024
Upper West Side
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Reviewed 5 May 2018

It is located inside the American Museum of Natural History, it was nice to see the children, who have fun watching .... astroids, rocks of all types and moonstones. Do not forget to weigh yourself on the lunar scale, surely you will feel more lighter....More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank SalvatoreCandiano
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

We didn't see all of it or visit the planetarium. Rather cheekily they took our entrance money and closed the museum 45 mins later without any prior notice. Architecturally stunning and some interesting exhibits plus a probably temporary exhibition of digitised moon landing photos which...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

This place has been on our To Do list for a long time, and should have stayed there. The ticket kiosks are frustrating, the signage throughout the building is horrendous, the only coat check is on the Lower Level, and is so poorly set up...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank ClaireGJ
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

I have always been fascinated with NASA and space so when my husband suggested we go here for my birthday, I happily agreed. We paid $33 each for what was the most unorganized and unrepresented “space museum” I have ever seen. How it gets 4.5...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank BugznCakes627
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Like most things in NY it's a bit pricey but the planetarium show narrated by Neil De-Grasse-Tyson was excellent. Worth visiting.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

There is so much to see at the Museum of Natural History. One is the Hayden Planetarium located in the Rose Center for Earth and Space. One MUST visit/see the planetarium show. The Rose Center without the planetarium would be rated just so-so.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank JayS88
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

I visited the Rose Center for Earth and Space today while waiting for my companion, who gives guided tours in French to visitors to the museum. The Center continues to improve as we learn more and more about the universe.I also really enjoed the more...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank robcurtross
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

I visited the old planetarium as a youngster , teenager. Young adult, father and finally grandfather but the new one. The rose center is miles ahead. I have seen opera here and been to a party. This place has everyone in awe. Great place to...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Allansha
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Beautiful artwork/photography at the Space Centre, located inside the Natural History Museum. The negative would be that I wish there was more substance to the Space Centre. There just weren't enough exhibits, it was more like a Space Room then a Centre, we were expecting...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank NiaCollymore
Reviewed 9 August 2016

The Rose Center is part of the American Museum of Natural History, containing all of its collection and information from space. Of course, the Hayden Planetarium is the star here, and is worth the additional fee. (Not with CityPASS, though)

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank MrSaturn64
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American Museum of Natural History, which has been
welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for
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