Hours & Admission

Peabody Museum Visitor Information


The Peabody Museum is open seven days a week from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; closed Thanksgiving Day, December 24, December 25, and January 1.


General admission includes all exhibits. The Peabody Museum is adjacent to the Harvard Museum of Natural History, and admission to one museum admits you to both during regular hours.

  • Adults: $12.00 
  • Non-Harvard students with I.D.: $10.00 
  • Seniors (65+): $10.00 
  • Children ages 3–18: $8.00
  • Children under 3: Free 
  • Free for members
  • Group rates available with advance reservations; Harvard College & University classes, please contact pmresrch@fas.harvard.edu

Special Free Admission (with valid ID)

Visiting with Children? 

Check out these resources to enhance your visit!

No flash photography or tripods are allowed in the Museum; no food or drink are allowed in the galleries.


Arts of War: Artistry in Weapons across Cultures photo by Mark Craig.