Peabody@Home

Welcome to Peabody@Home, your hub for digital resources, educational tools, and interesting online curiosities of the Peabody Museum!

The Peabody is your neighborhood museum, changing the way you see the world. We encourage the curious and invite explorers of all ages to search our collections and engage with our programs. Our doors may be closed right now, but we’re opening windows into the many digital resources available here at the Peabody and across the internet.


Video Spotlight

Featured Peabody webinars, programs, & more


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Collections Blogs

Learn from our community of collections managers, naturalists, and content creators!


Explore@Home

Dive into the Peabody collections from anywhere!

Collections Search

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Search the Collections


Browse over 14 million catalog records in our comprehensive online catalog.  Much of our collection is digitized, indexed, and full of rich multimedia.  Come find objects waiting to be discovered, from dinosaurs to meteorites and everything in between!

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Virtual Microscopy

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Virtual Microscopy

YPM Invertebrate Zoology


Browse our amazing collection of more than 50,000 microscope slides, created by the Invertebrate Zoology team, with an interactive microscope application.  Hours of intricate details and tiny creatures to explore!

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Spann Thumbnail Collection

Spann "Thumbnails"


Enjoy a 360-degree interactive experience captured in high resolution and explore every stunning detail of 82 mineral and gem miniatures.

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Activities and Resources

Explore! Highlights Coloring Book

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Explore! Highlights Coloring Book

Bring to life your favorite exhibits in the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History galleries with these illustrations of highlights from the more than 14 million specimens and objects in the Peabody's collections.

Download 15 free PDF sheets here:

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Research & News

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Research & News

Learn about the groundbreaking academic research and the brilliant scientists at Yale who help make the Peabody a world-class scientific institution.

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Virtual Exhibitions

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Virtual Exhibitions

During our renovation, our goal is to publish as many digital experiences and archive exhibition materials here.  Please check back throughout the coming months!

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Teacher Resources

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Teacher Resources

Explore lesson plans, curricula, supporting materials for teaching, programs for educators, and more. All are developed specifically for teachers using Peabody collections and Yale research.

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We will be adding to Peabody@Home regularly and welcome your feedback and suggestions. Our goal is to offer you and your family resources that entertain, inspire, and provide meaningful opportunities to discover more about the world we share.