Address: 200 Central Park West - 212-769-5100
Description: Does the grid of New York City have any astronomical significance? On July 11, the sunset will be aligned with the streets of Manhattan. Join Jackie Faherty for a viewing of this special event. We will begin with a scientific explanation for "Manhattanhenge" using the Digital Universe Atlas, the most complete and scientifically accurate 3D map of the universe, in the Hayden Planetarium.
Venue Description: A museum for the 21st century, with a rich and storied past and one of the greatest natural history museums in the world, with over 40 exhibition halls. Open daily from 10am to 5:45pm except on Thanksgiving and Christmas.