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Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History


170 Whitney Avenue
New Haven , CT 06511
United States

(??.? miles from you)

Visit Web Site peabody.pr@yale.edu

Call: 203-432-5050


Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History


(??.? miles from you)

170 Whitney Avenue
New Haven , CT 06511
United States


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Why You Should Go...

Experience four billion years of Earth's history at the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History in New Haven, CT. View specimens ranging from mummies to meteorites, dinosaurs to diamonds, and prehistoric mammals to

In the Great Hall of Dinosaurs, see the internationally-known vertebrate paleontology collection, which includes enormous fossils of Brontosaurus, Stegosaurus, and Triceratops, and also find the world's largest dinosaur painting, Rudolph Zallinger's "The Age of Reptiles."

In David Friend Hall, see rare and exotic mineral specimens. Visit the Discovery Room to see live critters and a working leafcutter ant farm and to touch real fossils. Using art and science, learn about why birds are living dinosaurs in the new temporary exhibit, "Dinosaurs Take Flight: The Art of Archaeopteryx," on view until August. 

Visit the Museum store to find educational toys and an assortment of gifts for all ages.

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Why You Should Go...

Experience four billion years of Earth's history at the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History in New Haven, CT. View specimens ranging from mummies to meteorites, dinosaurs to diamonds, and prehistoric mammals to modern-day birds at this family-friendly museum.

In the Great Hall of Dinosaurs, see the internationally-known vertebrate paleontology collection, which includes enormous fossils of Brontosaurus, Stegosaurus, and Triceratops, and also find the world's largest dinosaur painting, Rudolph Zallinger's "The Age of Reptiles."

In David Friend Hall, see rare and exotic mineral specimens. Visit the Discovery Room to see live critters and a working leafcutter ant farm and to touch real fossils. Using art and science, learn about why birds are living dinosaurs in the new temporary exhibit, "Dinosaurs Take Flight: The Art of Archaeopteryx," on view until August. 

Visit the Museum store to find educational toys and an assortment of gifts for all ages.

What You Should Know...

Open: Year-Round; Closed on: Monday

Hours:

12:00pm - 5:00pm

Closed

10:00am - 5:00pm

10:00am - 5:00pm

10:00am - 5:00pm

10:00am - 5:00pm

10:00am - 5:00pm

Cost: Less than $25

Payment: Cash, Check, Travelers Check, MC, Visa, AMEX, Discover

Discounts: Children, Seniors, Students, Groups, Military

Access: Wheelchair, Public Transportation, Service Animals

Parking: Free On-site, Paid On-site, Street, Bicycle

Available: Audio Tour, Self-Guided Tour, Guided Tour, Kids Activities, Changing Station, Wheelchairs, Wi-fi, Multilingual Staff, Gift Shop, Souvenirs

Extra Fun...

Insider Info

Parking is free on weekend in Peabody Lot 41, located across the street next to 221 Whitney Ave., and in other Yale lots. Weekday parking is $5 in Lot 41. Metered parking is available on Sachem Street.

Fun Facts

The raptor Deinonychus can be found in the Great Hall of Dinosaurs. Michael Creighton and Steven Spielberg used Deinonychus as the inspiration for the velociraptor in the book and movie Jurassic Park.

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Why You Should Go...

Experience four billion years of Earth's history at the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History in New Haven, CT. View specimens ranging from mummies to meteorites, dinosaurs to diamonds, and prehistoric mammals to modern-day birds at this family-friendly museum.

In the Great Hall of Dinosaurs, see the internationally-known vertebrate paleontology collection, which includes enormous fossils of Brontosaurus, Stegosaurus, and Triceratops, and also find the world's largest dinosaur painting, Rudolph Zallinger's "The Age of Reptiles."

In David Friend Hall, see rare and exotic mineral specimens. Visit the Discovery Room to see live critters and a working leafcutter ant farm and to touch real fossils. Using art and science, learn about why birds are living dinosaurs in the new temporary exhibit, "Dinosaurs Take Flight: The Art of Archaeopteryx," on view until August. 

Visit the Museum store to find educational toys and an assortment of gifts for all ages.

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What You Should Know...

Open: Year-Round; Closed on: Monday

Hours:
12:00pm - 5:00pm
Closed
10:00am - 5:00pm
10:00am - 5:00pm
10:00am - 5:00pm
10:00am - 5:00pm
10:00am - 5:00pm

Cost: Less than $25

Payment: Cash, Check, Travelers Check, MC, Visa, AMEX, Discover

Discounts: Children, Seniors, Students, Groups, Military

Access: Wheelchair, Public Transportation, Service Animals

Parking: Free On-site, Paid On-site, Street, Bicycle

Available: Audio Tour, Self-Guided Tour, Guided Tour, Kids Activities, Changing Station, Wheelchairs, Wi-fi, Multilingual Staff, Gift Shop, Souvenirs

Extra Fun

Insider Info

Parking is free on weekend in Peabody Lot 41, located across the street next to 221 Whitney Ave., and in other Yale lots. Weekday parking is $5 in Lot 41. Metered parking is available on Sachem Street.

Fun Facts

The raptor Deinonychus can be found in the Great Hall of Dinosaurs. Michael Creighton and Steven Spielberg used Deinonychus as the inspiration for the velociraptor in the book and movie Jurassic Park.

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Free Admission for Children

Admission is always free for children under age 3 and is only $6 for ages 3-18.

Admission is always free for children unde...

Admission is always free for children under age 3 and is only $6 for ages 3-18.

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03/29/2017 - 04/30/2018

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