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Peabody Museum of Natural History, New Haven

Peabody Museum of Natural History - New Haven, Connecticut
Peabody Museum of Natural History
170 Whitney Avenue, New Haven, CT 06511Map
Yale University
+1 203 432 5050
Neighborhood: Yale
Overview

Venture into Yale's exciting natural history museum,this is the only museum in Connecticut with fossil dinosaur material on permanent display. The Pulitzer Award winning "The Age of Reptiles" mural (slightly outdated, but nevertheless a beautiful work of art in itself) depicts 300 million years of prehistory. Explore the cultures and peoples of the world through exhibits on Ancient Egypt, Mesoamerica, the Andes and the Great Plains, just to mention a few. It is best to visit during non-school hours.

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Peabody Museum of Natural History General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Saturday from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM, Sunday from 12:00 PM to 05:00 PM
  • Type: Science & Technology, Arts & Museums
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