Time Trails Gallery Exploration
Explore the concept of time revealed in objects specially marked with a "time piece" located throughout the galleries of the Peabody Museum. Find an enormous carved totem honoring Native American origin stories, see how student archaeologist dug up time in Harvard Yard, and imagine all-night shadow shows featuring delicate gilded leather puppets from the Pacific islands.
Pick up the Time Trails map at the museum front desk, free with museum admission. Time Trails is offered as part of the Time and Time Again exhibition at Harvard's Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments. Get the free forthcoming Time Trails smartphone app to explore the Harvard campus for 40 thought-provoking objects in Time Trails at all four of the Harvard Museums of Science and Culture.