One World. Four Museums.

Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments

Man looking at a scientific instrument in a gallery.

Harvard Museum of the Ancient Near East

A woman with two kids looking at a mummy.

Harvard Museum of Natural History

One female and one male looking at glass flowers.

Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology

Two diverse individuals speaking with a curator in an exhibit.

What's Happening

Reopening Plans

The Harvard Museums of Science & Culture will open for limited in-person visitation solely for Harvard faculty, students, and staff with a valid Harvard ID starting September 1, 2021. Guests of Harvard ID holders are not allowed at this time. Harvard Faculty who wish to schedule a class visit may contact the HMSC Reservations DepartmentWe are working with Harvard University on a phased reopening and look forward to sharing details for public access soon.

Fall Program Guide

This fall, attend a virtual exhibit preview of Peabody's newest exhibition, Muchos Méxicos, learn about seahorse conservation efforts or attend our virtual National Fossil Day! 

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HMSC Connects

Enjoy the museum at home with new digital content, including virtual programs, tours, podcasts, and coloring pages on HMSC Connects!  We look forward to welcoming everyone back to the museums soon!

Upcoming Programs

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