What's Happening

Exhibit

Nasca Ceramics: Ancient Art from Peru's South Coast

 
Presenting rich and colorful imagery of cats, foxes, falcons, people, and mythological beings, Nasca pottery is a captivating window into the beliefs and customs of this mysterious ancient people. On view at the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology.

Apple Blossom detail from the Glass Flowers Gallery

Special Gallery Talk

Special Glass Flowers Gallery Talk

  

Tour the Glass Flowers exhibition following its extensive and historic renovation. One of the Harvard’s most famous treasures is the internationally acclaimed Ware Collection of Blaschka Glass Models of Plants, the “Glass Flowers.” Tour is limited to the first 30 people. First-come, first-served. 

Exhibit

Next of Kin: Seeing Extinction through the Artist's Lens

On view at the Harvard Museum of Natural History, Next of Kin: Seeing Extinction through the Artist’s Lens uses special photography techniques, lighting and sound design, and specimens carefully chosen from the collections of Harvard’s Museum of Comparative Zoology to generate an exchange between the viewer and animal kingdom and evoke empathy with our “next of kin”.