Harvard Student Event: Beyond Dinosaurs: Paleontology Collections at the MCZ


Thursday, January 23, 2020, 2:00pm to 3:30pm


Paleontology Collections, Museum of Comparative Zoology

Jessica C.

Join Paleontology Collection Staff for a rare opportunity to tour the behind-the-scenes collections at the Museum of Comparative Zoology! While there are over 21 million animal specimens housed in the MCZ, this tour will focus on fun and fascinating specimens in Vertebrate and Invertebrate Paleontology Collections. Highlights include recent specimens like cave bears and giant ground sloths as well as ancient trilobites from Massachusetts and the Burgess Shale.

Capacity: 40

RSVP through the wintersession form

For information, contact: Wendy Derjue-Holzer, wderjue@hmsc.harvard.edu

Detailed meeting instructions will be sent to participants.