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Renowned for a Reason: Experiencing History with Children

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Securing a private audience with a vulcanologist is unnecessary, like AFAR writer Chris Colin did when he took his 4-year-old to the Museum of Natural History. Adventure programs, an array of drop-in science events, and the hands-on discovery room will delight families, though it’s the museum’s timeless and oddly affecting old dioramas that really capture the imagination.

This appeared in the November/December 2014 issue.

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