The Harvard Museum of Natural History offers unique access to the exhibits, experts, and exchanges that illuminate the wonders and complexity of the world. Discover the ways to get involved.


Become a member

Complimentary admission to the museum, invitations to special events, discounts on programs and at the Museum Shop, and behind-the-scenes tours are among the many privileges of membership. Join today!


Corporate membership

Corporate membership in the Harvard Museum of Natural History provides valuable benefits to employees while supporting the museum’s education and outreach programs. 


Library membership

For an annual membership fee of $200, libraries receive 200 museum coupons to distribute to their patrons. With these coupons individuals can visit the museum for a reduced $4 admission fee. For more information or to join the program, call 617.384.7296 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it .



The Harvard Museum of Natural History volunteers serve as Gallery Guides who engage visitors by interpreting the exhibits through hands-on activities, nature-story readings, and other public programs.