The Harvard Museum of Natural History provides unique and varied learning opportunities for both children and adults. With programs for inquisitive learners of all ages, the museum is an important resource for teachers and their students. 

School visits

Bring billions of years of the Earth's history to your students through our range of engaging and enlightening programs. For more information on school visits download the Teacher's Guide and watch a video overview.

Afterschool visits

Come explore the Museum in the afternoon and on weekends. The Museum offers both visits and programs for afterschool groups, including scouts.


Learn about resources for teachers including gallery activities, exhibit DVDs, and the Teacher Professional Development Series.