Summer Science Week: Exploring our Prehistoric Past


Monday, August 5, 2019, 9:30am to 12:00pm


Harvard Museum of Natural History, 26 Oxford Street

For Children Entering Grades 6-8

How do scientists learn about the prehistoric past?  From trilobites to saber-toothed cats to our own hominin ancestorswe will closely study specimens in the galleries and classroom, visit Harvard’s fossil research collections, and meet university scientists to see how they investigate ancient worlds using rocks, fossils and DNA.

Monday through Friday, August 5-9

9:30 am to noon

Fees: $160 members, $180 nonmembers.

Advance registration is required.

See also: Summer Science Weeks