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Creature Feature: Animals from Ancient Egypt

By Harvard Art Museums

Creature Features, a new online series from the Harvard Art Museums, offers a chance for families with children ages 6 and up to explore magical creatures across the collections through close looking

Ancient Egyptian sculpture of a bird in an upright position.

.: 10am – 10:30am.

Ages 5 to 14 and Adult and Senior Adult.

Free and open to everyone. 


No application or registration needed.

  • Sign-up is ongoing


Contact us for more information.


  • Only virtual (online or over the phone).

Additional information

Join Egyptologist Jen Thum for an interactive, family-friendly look at animals in ancient Egyptian art and life! Participants are encouraged to download and color along with our free activity book, Coloring Ancient Egypt.

Led by:
Jen Thum, Assistant Director of Academic Engagement and Assistant Research Curator, Division of Academic and Public Programs

This online talk is free and open to all, but registration is required. To register, please complete this online form.

You will receive an email confirming your registration along with a Zoom link and password for the program. For instructions on how to join a meeting in Zoom, please click here.

Creature Feature talks are free, open to curious explorers of all ages, and offered once a month on Saturdays at 10am on Zoom. If you have any questions, please contact

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Last updated નવેમ્બર 11, 2020.

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