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It’s the new way to find your way at the American Museum of Natural History.
Chart your own course at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City with AMNH Explorer—a new app that is part custom navigation system, part personal tour guide for the Museum’s world-famous halls. Providing turn-by-turn directions, AMNH Explorer takes visitors from the edge of the universe to the age of the dinosaurs. Choose from a variety of Museum-designed tours or create your own from a list of popular exhibits, specimens, or artifacts. AMNH Explorer also lets you share your adventures with friends and family by linking directly to your Facebook and Twitter profiles. Download AMNH Explorer now and start planning your next visit or use your iPhone or iPod Touch to discover the Museum’s must-sees from anywhere in the world.
PERSONAL GPS: Find your current location within the Museum and explore the map.
TURN-BY-TURN DIRECTIONS: Get realtime directions to your next exhibit, a café, or anywhere else in the Museum using the quickest route.
DIGITAL EXHIBITS: Learn more about select items from the Museum’s vast collection during your visit or browse exhibits from anywhere in the world.
PRE-LOADED TOURS: Choose from Museum highlights or in-depth guided tours.
CUSTOM TOURS: Plan your own tour before you arrive or on the spot. Explorer comes pre-loaded with over 100 Museum exhibits for you to choose from.
FOSSIL TREASURE HUNT: Use clues to find specimens and exhibits in the Museum’s fossil halls.
SHARING THE EXPERIENCE: Share an interesting exhibit through email, Facebook, or Twitter.
BOOKMARKING: Want to learn more? Bookmark an item and receive a link to more information when you get home.
Bloomberg is the founding sponsor of the AMNH Exploration System.