Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History
170 Whitney Ave.
From dinosaurs to diamonds, meteorites to mummies, the Peabody engages visitors of all ages with a wide range of exhibits and programs. Annual festivals, Discovery Room, Museum Store. $13 adults, $9 seniors, $6 ages 3-18 and college students. Under age 3 free. Tuesday-Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday noon-5 p.m.