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David Gordon Lyon and the Harvard Semitic Museum

David Gordon Lyon and the Harvard Semitic Museum

Attend a lecture on Thursday, December 4 at 6:00 pm that celebrates the founder of the Harvard Semitic Museum's, David Gordon Lyon, life and contributions that will highlight his interactions with Harvard presidents, millionaires, and other twentieth-century notables, as well as his approach to assembling Harvard's Ancient Near Eastern collection and establishing the Harvard Semitic Museum. The lecture is in conjunction with the opening exhibition, From the Nile to the Euphrates: Creating the Harvard Semitic Museum.

Birds of the World gallery at the Harvard Museum of Natural History

Birds of the World Gallery

The Harvard Museum of Natural History recently opened the new Birds of the World gallery. This new exhibit reflects surprising new scientific discoveries and captures the staggering diversity of over 200 different families of birds.

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