Public Lectures

Diverse crowd sitting in a lecture hall.The Harvard Museum of Natural History presents engaging lectures and programs to excite the public about natural history.

Lecture Videos

Woman at podium with slideshow in the background discussing her research.Enjoy videos from our free public lecture series. Harvard faculty and other noted scientists share their discoveries.

Special Events

flowerThe Harvard Museum of Natural History offers entertaining and educational special events for visitors of all ages.

Kids' Classes & Family Programs

flowerA variety of weekend, summer, and weekday courses are available for kids and families at the museum. 

Adult Classes

flowerExplore the Harvard Museum of Natural History's collections more closely with a drawing course or workshop on topics in natural history.

Gallery Explorations

flowerThese educational and entertaining programs are designed for children and their families. Free with museum admission.