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All the World Is Here: Harvard's Peabody Museum and the Invention of American Anthropology

Unveiled within a beautifully restored 4th floor gallery, this new exhibition features an astonishing array of over 600 objects from Asia, Oceania, and the Americas, many on display for the very first time. On view at the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology.

Please Note:

The Harvard Semitic Museum's exhibit, Houses of Ancient Israel, will be closed on Monday, June 26 for restoration. 

From the Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments Farquhar Globe


Scale: A Matter of Perspective will explore the concept of scale from multiple perspectives, including investigation of the cosmos with telescopes and microscopes, models that scale things up, and those that scale things down, and social scale.

Exhibit Closing

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

This exhibit 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”. On view at the Harvard Museum of Natural History until July 16.

Upcoming Programs

2017 Jun 25

Summer Sundays

Repeats every week every Sunday until Sun Aug 27 2017 .
11:30am to 3:00pm

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