Harvard Museum of the Ancient Near East

6 Divinity Ave, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA

10 Reviews
Free
Free to Visit
Closed Now
Opens Wed 11a
  • Independent
  • No Wifi
Add to Trip
Remove Ads

Learn more about this business on Yelp.

“housing ancient Near Eastern exhibitions”

By housing ancient Near Eastern exhibitions, Harvard Museum of the Ancient Near East explores the rich history of cultures connected by the family of Semitic languages. Exhibitions include a full-scale replica of an ancient Israelite home, life sized casts of famous Mesopotamian monuments, authentic mummy coffins, and tablets containing the earliest forms of writing. Like the artifacts it displays, the museum itself has a rich and nuanced history.

Read More >
Photo of Usagi T.

Reviewed by
Usagi T.

To be honest, 2 things attracted me to this museum. The word "Semitic" and the Yelp offer of a free T-shirt with a check in. I'm not even embarrassed to admit that. As small as the museum is, it... Read more

Photo of Veg V.

Reviewed by
Veg V.

A fascinating and free museum in a nice building with interesting exhibits yet few people. I easily could have spent more time there, but at least the time I had there was very well worth it. Read more

Photo of Haneen O.

Reviewed by
Haneen O.

Solid museum! We were at the natural history museum and the map showed us this one as well, so we walked over. They have exhibits on Ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia including tombs of mummies,... Read more

Harvard Museum of the Ancient Near East

6 Divinity Ave
Cambridge, Massachusetts
02138 USA

Hours

Closed Now
  • Sun - Fri: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Problem with this listing? Let us know.

  • Parking
  • Pets Allowed
  • Restrooms
  • Wifi
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Credit Cards Accepted
See More Details (5)

Parking

Remove Ads

Nearby Hotels

Boston, Massachusetts
FastBook
$$

Click to discover a
great deal!

Massachusetts
FastBook
$

Click to discover a
great deal!

Massachusetts
Wellesley, Massachusetts
Remove Ads
1471081