The Yale Peabody Museum presents its fifth annual Summer's Last Roar, an opportunity to see the natural history museum for free before the kids head back to school. Interpretive guides will be stationed throughout the day in the featured exhibition, "Echoes of Egypt: Conjuring the Land of the Pharaohs," showcasing 2,000 years of ancient Egypt. Betty Baisden pressents her new puppet show,"Roxi's Escapade in Ancient Egypt," at 11 a.m. and noon, and high school guides in the Peabody's Sci.Corps program show off treasures from the collections.
Summer's Last Roar Yale Peabody Museum Saturday, August 24 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 170 Whitney Ave., New Haven Free
Visit the Peabody Museum website for more information. Note: Admission to the Peabody is always free for those with valid Yale IDs.