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Harvard Museum of Natural History
Cambridge - Harvard Square
26 Oxford Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 495-3045
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Explore the University's most visited museum to see dinosaurs, meteorites, rare minerals and hundreds of animals from around the world. Learn about local ecology in the newly opened New England Forests exhibition.

See the world's only mounted Kronosaurus, a 42 ft-long, 135 million year old, marine reptile. Don't miss the world famous exhibit of 3,000 Blaschka "Glass Flowers", exquisite glass art, flameworked models of plants so realistic that scientists used them as teaching models for decades. The museum is on the historic Harvard University campus, just a 7-8 minute walk from the Harvard Square Red Line T stop. Open 9 am to 5 pm daily, 361 days/year. Admission $12 adults, $10 seniors/students; $8 ages 3-18, free under 3. For group visits email  or call 617-495-2341. Please visit the website to see upcoming events at the museum.

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  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Member Rewards
  • Arrival/Departure area for buses
  • Complimentary Policy
  • Educational Guide Available
  • Evening Hours
  • Group Check In
  • Group Rates
  • Lunch storage/space
  • Pricing available 1 year out
  • Student Friendly
Facility Info
  • Exhibits Space
  • Exhibits 800
  • Reception Capacity 500
  • Theatre Capacity 290
  • Banquet Capacity 100
  • Number of Rooms 2
  • Classroom Capacity 70
Next of Kin: Seeing Extinction through the Artist's Lens
Harvard Museum of Natural History
May 27 - June 23, 2017
26 Oxford Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Scale: A Matter of Perspective
Harvard Museum of Natural History
May 27 - March 10, 2018
26 Oxford Street
Cambridge, MA 02138