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Mythical Creatures Scavenger Hunt
Centaurs, merfolk, and unicorns, oh my! Journey through Harvard’s museums on a quest to discover the real creatures who inspired fantastical myths and captivating legends.
Join us to hunt for mythical creatures across the Harvard Museums of Science & Culture. Can you find a genie, merfolk, or a centaur? What might have inspired a cyclops or a piranha plant? Travel through the galleries of four museums on your quest for these amazing creatures. Test your skills in the galleries of the Harvard Museum of Natural History, the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, the Harvard Museum of the Ancient Near East, and the Collection of Historical ScientificView more
This event is free to all with museum admission. We strongly recommend making a reservation prior to your visit.
Harvard Museum of Natural History — Adults: $15.00, Seniors (65+): $13.00, Harvard ID Holders: Free, Non-Harvard students with I.D.: $10.00, Youth ages 3–18: $10.00, Youth under 3: Free, Members: Free
Harvard Museum of the Ancient Near East — Free
Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology — Adults: $15.00, Seniors (65+): $13.00, Harvard ID Holders: Free, Non-Harvard students with I.D.: $10.00, Youth ages 3–18: $10.00, Youth under 3: Free, Members: Free
Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments — Free
26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
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