Posted by siobhanbredin on Dec 21, 2011.

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Visit the Forest...Inside

Looking for something fun to do during school vacation week? Go to the forest - no matter what the weather.

The New England Forest exhibit at the Harvard Museum of Natural History transports visitors into nature with realistic recreations of the plants, animals, fungi, and microbes that make up a forest in our region.

While you're there, check out the world famous glass flower collection, rocks and minerals from around the world, meteorites from across the universe and lots more interesting stuff!

Where: Harvard Museum of Natural History 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge
When: Daily 9:00-5:00 (closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve)