Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History
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This is one of the oldest and most prolific natural history museums in the world. Founded in 1866 it contains the Great Hall of Dinosaurs, multiple exhibits dedicated to human and mammal evolution, wildlife dioramas, Egyptian artifacts, birds, minerals and Native American displays. There are hands…
See the amazine dinosaur sculpture as you walk by the museum, and enjoy the exhibits inside too. It's about a 10 minute walk away.
If you like museums, this is a must see. Many who come to New Haven and Yale make this a definite place to visit.