Exhibits

Temporary Exhibits

  • Animals Without Passports

    Follow along with humpback whales as they migrate from right here in Massachusetts to the Caribbean.

  • Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed

    Uncover the rise and eventual decline of this complex civilization, including its social, natural, and spiritual realms.

  • The Photography of Modernist Cuisine

    Experience the colorful and surprising world of food as you have never seen it before!

  • Road Salt: A 4,500 Mile Journey

    Artist Allison Cekala traces Boston's road salt to its origin in the Atacama Desert of northern Chile through video and still photography.

  • Spirit of the Marathon

    Learn how the marathon has evolved into a global fixture since its introduction in Athens in 1896 as a final event of the first modern Olympics.

Permanent Exhibits