Our Mobile Applications

Download our apps to experience the Museum from wherever you are

Download the Museum's mobile app for iOS and Android as a complement to your Museum visit and as a way to discover just some of the many stories found in our collection. Version 2 features more highlighted objects, multimedia and augmented reality features to enhance your Museum experience, and new stories exploring our inaugural exhibitions.

With NMAAHC Mobile you can

  • Search for key objects from our collection found throughout the Museum
  • Explore stories from our inaugural exhibitions
  • Watch videos and experience AR features to enhance your Museum visit
  • Connect with social media to share your favorite stories
  • Plan your visit and explore all 8 levels of the Museum with our floor-by-floor maps

Download the app for iOS and Android

Here's what's new in Version 2 of the app

  • All new search feature, just look for the magnifying glass to begin searching stories and objects
  • Zoomable maps with location details to help you explore the Museum on your visit
  • Featured Museum tours highlighting themes from our inaugural exhibitions
  • Zoom in on images of featured objects to discover amazing details
  • New UI and performance enhancements to improve your app experience

You can also post stories to your favorite social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter and share your reactions to stories with others. The app also includes information about our award winning Sweet Home Café, our gift shop, a list of upcoming special events at the Museum, and more to help you enjoy all the Museum has to offer.

Download for iOS   Download for Android