Public Lecture

Evolution in a Vortex: Fish Diversity in the Lower Congo River

On Thursday, April 9, at 6:00 pm, Melanie Stiassny will discuss the river’s unique characteristics and their role in the evolution of its exceptional fish fauna.

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Special Event

On the Wing: A Celebration of Birds in Music and Spoken Word

On Saturday, April 18, at 2:00 pm, join HMNH for a special afternoon of music and poetry that celebrates birds as symbols of freedom, beauty, and wonderment.

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New Exhibition

Sea Creatures in Glass

Many years before they were commissioned by Harvard University to make the Glass Flowers, father and son artists Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka meticulously shaped glass into lifelike models of marine and terrestrial animals.

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