Special Event

Summer Solstice Celebration 2017: Night at the Harvard Museums of Science & Culture

Wednesday, June 21 from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm, Enjoy a fun evening with circus performers, music, dance, food trucks, and hands-on activities for all ages, with free evening admission to all four HMSC Museums.

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Special Exhibit


What’s the buzz at the Harvard Museum of Natural History? It’s all about BEES! Our honeybee hive is humming again. Watch the busy life inside a hive, look for the queen, and track worker bees as they exit and return with pollen baskets full from their visits to early spring blossoms. 

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Glass Flowers

Glass Flowers: The Ware Collection of Blaschka Glass Models of Plants

One of the Harvard's most famous treasures has reopened following extensive model and case restoration. Glass Flower tours are available by request.

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