Press Room

For the Media

Contact the Yale Peabody Museum Public Relations Office for current press releases, including the availability of images, and information on events and exhibitions.


For information on Yale University events contact the Yale Office of Public Affairs and Communications.


Requests for photography and filming for news, publicity and promotional purposes require advance notification. Members of the media should contact:


Melanie Brigockas
Public Relations & Marketing Manager
Special Events Coordinator
Fax 203.432.6342


Mailing Address

Public Relations Office
Peabody Museum of Natural History
Yale University
P.O. Box 208118
New Haven, CT 06520-8118 USA


Commercial Filming and Photography Requests

All requests to film or photograph at the Yale Peabody Museum, including in the collections, require advance notification. For more information see the Yale Peabody Museum photography and filming policies or contact the Permissions Office at 203.432.3786 or



For information on obtaining permission to reproduce Yale Peabody Museum materials see the Yale Peabody Museum permission policies.


The Yale Peabody Museum is working to implement Yale University’s policy on open access to digital representations of works in the public domain from Yale’s museum, library and archive collections. See our Terms of Use.