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American Museum of Natural History of NYC

A June 2007 trip to New York by ripplefan2

Quote: How to have fun in a cheap way in New York.

American Museum of Natural History

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It’s your first time to New York and you’re not sure what to do. Well, the list of activities is longer than 1,000 posts could do justice. But if you are fan of museums, might I recommend the American Museum of Natural History on 81st Street and Central Park West. Take the B/C train (orange or blue lines) to the 81 Street stop and enter there. If you are a thrifty consumer, or even a frugal one, I have a bit of a trick for you. If you are entering the museum during a peak time—which is almost any time during the summer—play the crowds to your advantage. Pretend to stand on line in the self purchase lines off to the left from when you first walk in. After a little bit, turn and walk to the entr...Read More

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American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West
New York, New York 10024
(212) 769-5100