Whilst the American Museum of Natural History did not make it on to our top 10 list, it is definitely worthy of a mention. The museum itself has been seen by millions of people world wide, and is known for being the featured museum in the film Night At The Museum starring Ben Stiller. Most of the filming was done inside the museum and many of the exhibits shown in the film are actual exhibits from inside the museum.
The American Museum of Natural History located on the Upper West Side of Manhattan is a complex museum comprising of 28 interconnected buildings and rooms housing 45 permanent exhibition halls including a planetarium and a library.
The American Museum of Natural History contains over 33 million specimens of fossils, rocks, plants, minerals, meteorites, human cultural artefacts and human remains.
Must See Works Of Art at The American Museum of Natural History: Lucy, one of the most complete skeletons of early hominids ever found, she’s over 3 million years old. A 94 feet Blue Whale exhibit, the large dinosaur exhibit and the Dzanga – Sangha Rainforest exhibit.