Visit the Harvard Museum of Natural History to Enjoy These Exhibits!
It's still winter and that makes it a great time to visit the Harvard Museum of Natural History. Established in 1998, the museum enhances the appreciation of the natural world and the human place in it. Geared toward people of all ages, the museum sparks the curiosity of all visitors.
Visit the Havard Museum of Natural History to enjoy these exhibits.
Enjoy this unique glass collection of flowers created by father and son Leopold and Rudolph Blaschka - glass artisans who perfected their family craft. The life-size models include 847 species. The Glass Flowers are always in bloom, tropical and temperate species may be studied year-round.
Climate Change: Our Global Experiment
This Harvard Museum exhibit will help separate truth form fiction and provide a basis for making informed decisions affecting the future of our planet. Experience the scientific study of climate, get facts to make your own decisions and engage in a computer simulation that allows you to determine the course of action and outcome your choices make for the planet.
The Language of Color
Are you interested in understanding the nature of color and pattern? At the Harvard Museum, learn how animals see it, how animal color and it's perception have produced the complex and diverse variety of colors we see today. This exhibit will help guests understand why the colors of a butterflies wings, the stripes of a zebra or the feathers of a tanager are different.
Mollusks: Shelled Masters of the Marine Realm
Explore the diversity and history of mollusks that make up almost a quarter of all known marine species. Guests to the museum will engage you in the evolution, ecology and ways in which our lives traverse with Mollusks.
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