K-12

museum educator leads class in gallery.Education for K–12 Schools and Youth Groups

Registration Open for In-Person and Virtual Programs

"A great collection. Very relevant to our curriculum."
—10th grade teacher, Brookline High School

Registration is now open for virtual and in-person programs for January through June 2022 at the Peabody Museum, the Harvard Museum of Natural History, and the Harvard Museum of the Ancient Near East. We look forward to teaching your students in personalized live-streaming and in-person experiences that involve close looking and exposure to the museum collections. To learn more about the museum's  programs and self-guided exploration within the galleries, please review our offerings and download materials via the menu.

In-Person Programs

  • Reserved just for your class
  • Encourage questions and discussion
  • Needy schools are eligible for significant fee waivers
  • Includes admission to all galleries of the Peabody Museum and the connected Harvard Museum of Natural History
  • Reservations are required

Virtual Programs

  • Livestreamed
  • Reserved just for your class
  • Encourage questions and discussion
  • Include a free pre-program phone call to work on specifics, a page of online teacher resources to use as homework or to build lessons around,
  • Are cheaper per student than in-person programs
  • Virtual programs have a flat fee of $150 for 10–50 students. That works out to $6 per student for a class of twenty-five or $3 per student for two classes taught at the same time
  • Needy schools are eligible for significant fee waivers
  • Reservations are required