The Yale Peabody Museum has served the public and the scientific community since 1866. Treasures housed within our collections enrich teaching and learning, and inform the work of curators and researchers redefining their fields. Find out here how you can join us at this transformative moment and become a partner in everything we do.
We invite you to look ahead with us. The Yale Peabody Museum is inspiring new generations of students, scholars, scientists, and enthusiasts of the natural world. Your gift ensures that we can continue to serve our community and remain an open source for those interested in everything from dinosaurs to insects, plants, gems and minerals, and the history of human culture.
Contact us for more information on giving opportunities for the Peabody Museum and the renovation.
For the first time in nearly a century, we are renovating and expanding the Museum to better serve students, faculty, researchers, and visitors. The community of donors who join us at this critical moment will enter the new Yale Peabody Museum as investors in its potential to inspire the curious, inform groundbreaking research, and communicate our evolving understanding of the world.