As Nature Intended: Private Tour For Two Of Museum Of Natural History With Fine Dining

  • Add An Extra Guest (maximum 2 extra guests) +
    $235

As Nature Intended: Private Tour For Two Of Museum Of Natural History With Fine Dining

Manhattan, New York

$850
  • Add An Extra Guest (maximum 2 extra guests) +
    $235
Valid for 1 year

“It fills visitors of all ages with a curiosity about the universe” TimeOut

Why we love it

Explore some of nature’s finest creations with a private tour of the American Museum of Natural History and savour haute cuisine at the stand-out destination restaurant, Tocqueville. Located in the heart of Manhattan, across from Central Park, it is one of the word’s greatest scientific and cultural institutions housed in 28 buildings with 45 permanent exhibition halls. Immerse in natural history with a bespoke tour based on personal interests, followed by sensational dishes created from the best produce. A real treat for the senses.

What's Included?

  • Enjoy an ART SMART private 2 hour tour of the American Museum of Natural History and entry ticket each
  • Delight in a seven-course tasting menu each at Tocqueville
  • Savour a glass of sparkling wine each upon arrival

Description

Founded in 1869, the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) is one of the oldest and largest museums in the world, consisting of 28 buildings, 45 permanent exhibition halls, 33 million specimens, a planetarium and library. Delight in a multitude of exhibits as well as the impressive Rose Centre for Earth and Space, marvel at the enormity of the tyrannosaurus-rex, discover the world of biodiversity or be awed by some of the 30 million artefacts on display. Discover this world-class institution with an ART SMART professional guide and embark on a bespoke tour tailored around your interests.

ART SMART is praised by WSJ as one of the “Top Private Art Guides," and its guides provide a seamless experience by tailoring each tour to explore your curiosities and ignite your passions. Enrich your cultural knowledge with ART SMART’s experienced, professional guides that make the tour more manageable and fascinating. Enjoy the areas that are most inspiring to you with a two-hour private tour and immerse in the wonders of the natural world.

Following the tour, indulge in a true fine dining experience at Tocqueville and savour creative dishes from the freshest, best quality natural produce. The sensational dishes haven’t gone unnoticed with a 27/30 rating from Zagat. Husband-and-wife team Marco Moreira and Jo-Ann Makovitzky have created a top-class restaurant. The dining room epitomises modern elegance, with soft lighting, warm colours, a chandelier, golden curtains, a sumptuous carpet, long tablecloths, plush chairs and beautiful works of art. Delight in the sensational seven-course tasting menu and enjoy attentive service at this award-winning restaurant.

Chef-owner Marco seven-course tasting menu is inspired by the restaurant's proximity to Union Square Greenmarket, balancing the freshest meats, rich seafood and produce, with an award-winning wine list. Savour traditional European dishes fused with American flair and creativity. The impressive wine selection has won Tocqueville the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence in 2002 and named in America’s 100 Best Wine Restaurants by Wine Enthusiast in 2014.

Embark on a sensational day out with a mesmerising tour of the museum followed by an unforgettable dining experience. A winning combination of natural history and natural produce.

Description

Founded in 1869, the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) is one of the oldest and largest museums in the world, consisting of 28 buildings, 45 permanent exhibition halls, 33 million specimens, a planetarium and library. Delight in a multitude of exhibits as well as the impressive Rose Centre for Earth and Space, marvel at the enormity of the tyrannosaurus-rex, discover the world of biodiversity or be awed by some of the 30 million artefacts on display. Discover this world-class institution with an ART SMART professional guide and embark on a bespoke tour tailored around your interests.

ART SMART is praised by WSJ as one of the “Top Private Art Guides," and its guides provide a seamless experience by tailoring each tour to explore your curiosities and ignite your passions. Enrich your cultural knowledge with ART SMART’s experienced, professional guides that make the tour more manageable and fascinating. Enjoy the areas that are most inspiring to you with a two-hour private tour and immerse in the wonders of the natural world.

Following the tour, indulge in a true fine dining experience at Tocqueville and savour creative dishes from the freshest, best quality natural produce. The sensational dishes haven’t gone unnoticed with a 27/30 rating from Zagat. Husband-and-wife team Marco Moreira and Jo-Ann Makovitzky have created a top-class restaurant. The dining room epitomises modern elegance, with soft lighting, warm colours, a chandelier, golden curtains, a sumptuous carpet, long tablecloths, plush chairs and beautiful works of art. Delight in the sensational seven-course tasting menu and enjoy attentive service at this award-winning restaurant.

Chef-owner Marco seven-course tasting menu is inspired by the restaurant's proximity to Union Square Greenmarket, balancing the freshest meats, rich seafood and produce, with an award-winning wine list. Savour traditional European dishes fused with American flair and creativity. The impressive wine selection has won Tocqueville the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence in 2002 and named in America’s 100 Best Wine Restaurants by Wine Enthusiast in 2014.

Embark on a sensational day out with a mesmerising tour of the museum followed by an unforgettable dining experience. A winning combination of natural history and natural produce.

Additional Information

This experience must be booked within 6 months of purchase, but you can choose to go any time within 1 year.

American Museum of Natural History:

  • Daily, 10am to 5.45pm (last entry at 3:30pm)

Tocqueville is open for dinner:

  • Monday to Thurday, 5.15pm to 10pm; Friday and Saturday, 5.30pm to 10.30pm

Plan Your Day

Suggested Itinerary:

  • Book tour at 3.30pm, and dinner at 6pm

This experience is not available on bank holidays and other special occasion days such as Valentine’s Day.

All bookings are subject to availability. We advise booking at least 4 weeks in advance to guarantee the desired date and time.

Additional Information

This experience must be booked within 6 months of purchase, but you can choose to go any time within 1 year.

American Museum of Natural History:

  • Daily, 10am to 5.45pm (last entry at 3:30pm)

Tocqueville is open for dinner:

  • Monday to Thurday, 5.15pm to 10pm; Friday and Saturday, 5.30pm to 10.30pm

Plan Your Day

Suggested Itinerary:

  • Book tour at 3.30pm, and dinner at 6pm

This experience is not available on bank holidays and other special occasion days such as Valentine’s Day.

All bookings are subject to availability. We advise booking at least 4 weeks in advance to guarantee the desired date and time.

What's Included?

  • Enjoy an ART SMART private 2 hour tour of the American Museum of Natural History and entry ticket each
  • Delight in a seven-course tasting menu each at Tocqueville
  • Savour a glass of sparkling wine each upon arrival

Why we love it

Explore some of nature’s finest creations with a private tour of the American Museum of Natural History and savour haute cuisine at the stand-out destination restaurant, Tocqueville. Located in the heart of Manhattan, across from Central Park, it is one of the word’s greatest scientific and cultural institutions housed in 28 buildings with 45 permanent exhibition halls. Immerse in natural history with a bespoke tour based on personal interests, followed by sensational dishes created from the best produce. A real treat for the senses. Read full description

Description

Founded in 1869, the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) is one of the oldest and largest museums in the world, consisting of 28 buildings, 45 permanent exhibition halls, 33 million specimens, a planetarium and library. Delight in a multitude of exhibits as well as the impressive Rose Centre for Earth and Space, marvel at the enormity of the tyrannosaurus-rex, discover the world of biodiversity or be awed by some of the 30 million artefacts on display. Discover this world-class institution with an ART SMART professional guide and embark on a bespoke tour tailored around your interests.

ART SMART is praised by WSJ as one of the “Top Private Art Guides," and its guides provide a seamless experience by tailoring each tour to explore your curiosities and ignite your passions. Enrich your cultural knowledge with ART SMART’s experienced, professional guides that make the tour more manageable and fascinating. Enjoy the areas that are most inspiring to you with a two-hour private tour and immerse in the wonders of the natural world.

Following the tour, indulge in a true fine dining experience at Tocqueville and savour creative dishes from the freshest, best quality natural produce. The sensational dishes haven’t gone unnoticed with a 27/30 rating from Zagat. Husband-and-wife team Marco Moreira and Jo-Ann Makovitzky have created a top-class restaurant. The dining room epitomises modern elegance, with soft lighting, warm colours, a chandelier, golden curtains, a sumptuous carpet, long tablecloths, plush chairs and beautiful works of art. Delight in the sensational seven-course tasting menu and enjoy attentive service at this award-winning restaurant.

Chef-owner Marco seven-course tasting menu is inspired by the restaurant's proximity to Union Square Greenmarket, balancing the freshest meats, rich seafood and produce, with an award-winning wine list. Savour traditional European dishes fused with American flair and creativity. The impressive wine selection has won Tocqueville the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence in 2002 and named in America’s 100 Best Wine Restaurants by Wine Enthusiast in 2014.

Embark on a sensational day out with a mesmerising tour of the museum followed by an unforgettable dining experience. A winning combination of natural history and natural produce.

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Description

Founded in 1869, the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) is one of the oldest and largest museums in the world, consisting of 28 buildings, 45 permanent exhibition halls, 33 million specimens, a planetarium and library. Delight in a multitude of exhibits as well as the impressive Rose Centre for Earth and Space, marvel at the enormity of the tyrannosaurus-rex, discover the world of biodiversity or be awed by some of the 30 million artefacts on display. Discover this world-class institution with an ART SMART professional guide and embark on a bespoke tour tailored around your interests.

ART SMART is praised by WSJ as one of the “Top Private Art Guides," and its guides provide a seamless experience by tailoring each tour to explore your curiosities and ignite your passions. Enrich your cultural knowledge with ART SMART’s experienced, professional guides that make the tour more manageable and fascinating. Enjoy the areas that are most inspiring to you with a two-hour private tour and immerse in the wonders of the natural world.

Following the tour, indulge in a true fine dining experience at Tocqueville and savour creative dishes from the freshest, best quality natural produce. The sensational dishes haven’t gone unnoticed with a 27/30 rating from Zagat. Husband-and-wife team Marco Moreira and Jo-Ann Makovitzky have created a top-class restaurant. The dining room epitomises modern elegance, with soft lighting, warm colours, a chandelier, golden curtains, a sumptuous carpet, long tablecloths, plush chairs and beautiful works of art. Delight in the sensational seven-course tasting menu and enjoy attentive service at this award-winning restaurant.

Chef-owner Marco seven-course tasting menu is inspired by the restaurant's proximity to Union Square Greenmarket, balancing the freshest meats, rich seafood and produce, with an award-winning wine list. Savour traditional European dishes fused with American flair and creativity. The impressive wine selection has won Tocqueville the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence in 2002 and named in America’s 100 Best Wine Restaurants by Wine Enthusiast in 2014.

Embark on a sensational day out with a mesmerising tour of the museum followed by an unforgettable dining experience. A winning combination of natural history and natural produce.

Opening Times

American Museum of Natural History is open daily, 10am to 5.45pm (last entry at 3:30pm) Tocqueville is open for dinner: Monday to Thursday, 5.15pm to 10pm; Friday and Saturday, 5.30pm to 10.30pm Suggested itinerary: Book tour at 3.30pm, and dinner at 6pm

Additional Information

This experience must be booked within 6 months of purchase, but you can choose to go any time within 1 year.

American Museum of Natural History:

  • Daily, 10am to 5.45pm (last entry at 3:30pm)

Tocqueville is open for dinner:

  • Monday to Thurday, 5.15pm to 10pm; Friday and Saturday, 5.30pm to 10.30pm

Plan Your Day

Suggested Itinerary:

  • Book tour at 3.30pm, and dinner at 6pm

This experience is not available on bank holidays and other special occasion days such as Valentine’s Day.

All bookings are subject to availability. We advise booking at least 4 weeks in advance to guarantee the desired date and time.

How it works

  • Choose your experience

    Treat yourself or share with someone you truly care about.

  • We arrange everything

    Our concierge will arrange everything, even the little extras.

  • Relax and enjoy

    Simply show up and savour the memory that will last a lifetime.

As Nature Intended: Private Tour For Two Of Museum Of Natural History With Fine Dining

  • Add An Extra Guest (maximum 2 extra guests) +
    $235