The Origami Holiday Tree at the American Museum of Natural History
Can’t wait to visit this year’s Origami Tree at AMNH:
The theme of this year’s 13-foot tree is T. rex and Friends: History in the Making, with models inspired by the Museum’s special exhibition T. rex: The Ultimate Predator, which celebrates the most famous dinosaur species that was first discovered, named, and exhibited to the public by the Museum.
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