PRICE: Free with regular museum admission.
TIME: 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm
Break out of the winter doldrums and let your inner scientist loose. Meet amateur and professional scientists who study and collect mushrooms, shells, insects and minerals. Talk with experts who build telescopes, create chocolate and grow carnivorous plants. Try your hand at finding bugs or exploring sand. Be creative designing an imaginary insect or crafting a button to display your passion for exploration. Watch a live ice sculpture demonstration in front of the museum. Enjoy hot cocoa and chocolate bars available for purchase from Goodnow Farms Chocolate. This popular annual event has something for everyone and is appropriate for children and adults of all ages.
Free with regular museum admission. Free event parking at 52 Oxford Street Garage. Presented by the Harvard Museum of Natural History and the Harvard Museums of Science & Culture.