Hours: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Price: Free (Reservations required; please call 212-769-5200)
Address: 200 Central Park West - 212-769-5200
Description: Located in the Kaufman Theater, enter at 77th Street. This year marks the centenary of the death of naturalist-explorer Alfred Russel Wallace (1823-1913), the co-founder, with Charles Darwin, of evolutionary biology, and this special all-day program features a diverse roster of speakers on many facets of Wallace’s life and work.
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.