thumbnails

Final Flight: The Extinction of the Passenger Pigeon

Final Flight: The Extinction of the Passenger Pigeon marks the 100th anniversary of the death of the last passenger pigeon, a species that once filled North America’s skies by the billions. In this small exhibit at the Harvard Museum of Natural History, see one of the world’s last mounted specimens of this now vanquished bird and learn how its extinction inspired the protection of other species.

Regular museum admission rates apply.


Suggestions

Shida- A New Musical in Development

Harvard Square
Broadway veteran Jeannette Bayardelle (The Color Purple) returns to A.R.T. after 2010’s...
events

Radius Chamber Ensemble Concert: “Pluck

Harvard Square
Works with harp by Debussy (Introduction and Allegro) and Boston's Keeril Makan...
events

Little Murders

Harvard Square
The Harvard Radcliffe Dramatic Club Presents: The 2014 Visiting Director’s Project,...
events

Location

  • Harvard Museum of Natural History
  • 26 Oxford Street
  • Cambridge, MA 02138
  • Harvard Square
  • 617 495 3045
  • hmnh.harvard.edu

Date & Time

  • Sat, February 22, 2014
    through
    Wed, December 31, 2014

Event Hours

Everyday 9 am - 5 pm

Type

  • Exhibit
  • Museums / Attractions