Museums

2019 Jul 20

Cosmic Origins

Sat - Wed, Jul 20 to Nov 27, 9:00am - 5:00pm

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Harvard Museum of Natural History, 24 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
CosmicOriginsOn July 20, 2019, the Harvard Museum of Natural History will mark the 50th anniversary of the first manned mission to the Moon with the unveiling of Cosmic Origins. Investigate the origins of and processes shaping planetary bodies and stars... Read more about Cosmic Origins
2019 Jul 20

A Lunar Soirée

7:00pm to 10:00pm

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Harvard Museum of Natural History, 24 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
LunarSoireeCelebrate the fiftieth anniversary of the 1969 moon landing at this one-of-a-kind evening event exclusively for guests 21+. Enjoy cocktails, beer, light refreshments, and 60s music, as well as moon-inspired... Read more about A Lunar Soirée
2019 Jun 21

Summer Solstice: Night at the Harvard Museums of Science & Culture

5:00pm to 9:00pm

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Harvard Museums of Science & Culture, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
summer solsticeOn the longest day of the year, explore the world and have fun at the Harvard Museums of Science & Culture's Summer Solstice Celebration. Enjoy free admission to four museums: the Harvard Museum of Natural History, the Peabody Museum of... Read more about Summer Solstice: Night at the Harvard Museums of Science & Culture
2019 Apr 27

Caspian: The Elements

Sat Apr 27, 9:00am to Mon Feb 17, 5:00pm

ChloeDeweMathewsCaspian: The Elements is a new exhibit featuring the evocative imagery of Chloe Dewe Mathews, the 2014 recipient of the Peabody Museum’s Robert Gardner Fellowship in Photography. The exhibit documents her extraordinary five-year journey through... Read more about Caspian: The Elements
2019 Jul 24

Tour: The Bauhaus and Harvard

3:30pm to 4:30pm

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Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
SchlemmerThe Bauhaus and Harvard exhibition—mounted in conjunction with the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Bauhaus in Weimar, Germany—presents nearly 200 works by more than 70 artists, drawn almost entirely from the Busch-Reisinger Museum’s extensive... Read more about Tour: The Bauhaus and Harvard
2019 May 29

Tour: The Bauhaus and Harvard

3:30pm to 4:30pm

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Tour: The Bauhaus and Harvard
tapestryThe Bauhaus and Harvard exhibition—mounted in conjunction with the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Bauhaus in Weimar, Germany—presents nearly 200 works by more than 70 artists, drawn almost entirely from the Busch-Reisinger Museum’s extensive... Read more about Tour: The Bauhaus and Harvard
2019 Jun 29

Tour: The Bauhaus and Harvard

10:30am to 11:30am

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Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
LuciaMoholyThe Bauhaus and Harvard exhibition—mounted in conjunction with the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Bauhaus in Weimar, Germany—presents nearly 200 works by more than 70 artists, drawn almost entirely from the Busch-Reisinger Museum’s extensive... Read more about Tour: The Bauhaus and Harvard
2019 Jul 20

Tour: Hans Arp’s Constellations II

10:30am to 11:30am

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Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
HansArpThis exhibition presents the room-sized wall relief Constellations II, by Alsatian artist and poet Hans Arp (1886–1966). On public view for the first time in 15 years, the work was commissioned for the Harvard Graduate Center by Harvard architecture... Read more about Tour: Hans Arp’s Constellations II
2019 May 25

Prince Shōtoku: The Secrets Within

Sat - Sun, May 25 to Aug 11, 10:00am - 5:00pm

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Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
PrinceShotokuThis exhibition gives visitors the rare chance to encounter a significant 13th-century Japanese icon, Shōtoku Taishi at Age Two, from the inside out. Legendary prince Shōtoku Taishi (c. 574–622) is regarded as the founder of Buddhism in Japan.... Read more about Prince Shōtoku: The Secrets Within
2019 May 25

Japan on Paper

Sat - Sun, May 25 to Aug 11, 10:00am - 5:00pm

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Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
JapanOnPaperThis exhibition features almost 50 works spanning the history of Japanese woodblock printing, from the 17th through 20th century; these include single-sheet prints, luxury surimono prints, printed handscrolls, and printed books by renowned designers... Read more about Japan on Paper

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