Two Red Capped Mushrooms.

Special Event

Fabulous Fungus Fair

On Saturday, October 26 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm, explore the wondrous world of fungi! Join Harvard students for a closer look at the mushrooms, yeasts, and molds found in gardens, forests, and labs—even in our own refrigerators.

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Two moldy strawberries.  

New Exhibit

Fruits in Decay

Fruits in Decay is a new special exhibit in the Glass Flowers gallery that explores blight, rot, and other diseases on summer fruits.

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Fossil of a Giant Sloth in the Gallery.

Special Event

Natonal Fossil Day

On Wednesday, October 16 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, celebrate National Fossil Day with ancient trilobites, sea scorpions, saber-toothed cats, giant ground sloths, and more.

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