Public Lecture

Extravagant Weapons: The Story behind Arms Races in Animals and People

Wednesday, October 5, at 6:00 pm, Douglas Emlen will discuss the conditions that trigger arms races in both animals and humans and the role that duels play in this process.

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Special Event

National Fossil Day

Wednesday, October 12 at 6:00 pm, meet Harvard paleontologists Phil Lai and Christopher Capobianco and learn about the amazing prehistoric animals on exhibit from museum volunteers.  

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Glass Flowers

The Ware Collection of Blaschka Glass Models of Plants

The Glass Flowers exhibition is open, following the most expansive renovation in the exhibit's history. Optional docent-guided tours are available by advance reservation.

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