Harvard Museum of Natural History

NAME

Harvard Museum of Natural History

ADDRESS

26 Oxford Street
Cambridge
Massachusetts 02138 USA

CONTACT

Blue Magruder

PHONE

617-495-3045

EMAIL

hmnh@oeb.harvard.edu

URL

www.hmnh.harvard.edu

NUMBER OF MEMBERS

900

OTHER INFORMATION

The museum's mineral galleries display 5,000 specimens including a superb collection of meteorites, as well as an interactive video, Impact, created in collaboration with the Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences at the University. See also Resources for Educators in the museum's site. Impact!: An Asteroid's Journey to Earth is designed for use in middle and high school classrooms and presents current scientific thinking about asteroids, impacts, and impact craters.