Amazing Archaeology at Harvard


Saturday, October 5, 2013, 12:00pm to 4:00pm


Peabody Museum, 11 Divinity Avenue and Harvard Semitic Museum, 6 Divinity Avenue

Activities are free with Museum admission.  3-D tour reservations are available at the Peabody Museum admissions desk on the day of the event.

Enjoy a day of archaeological exploration drawn from work at Harvard. Reserve a seat and don your 3-D glasses for an immersive tour of the pyramids and tombs of Giza. Try archaeological illustration and sketch real Maya glyphs. Meet archaeologists and learn about their recent finds. Explore artifacts from excavations at the oldest institution of higher learning in the U.S. View Egyptian mummy coffins. Experience the world-famous collections of North American, Maya, and ancient Near Eastern archaeology held by the Semitic and Peabody museums. Download a program of the day's events. Get a $1 discount coupon for admission.

Free event parking is available at the 52 Oxford Street Garage after 5:00 pm.