Dive into the unknown!

Discover the largest and least explored habitat on earth with the GIANT Screen experience, "Oceans: Our Blue Planet 3D," now playing!

Literary Heroines is open NOW!

Discover Literary Heroines: Their Times, Their Fashions — and book your club's luncheon and curator talk!

Research your finds at The Great Collectors & YOU!

Discover something new about items in YOUR collection with this exhibit!

The beloved holiday tradition is back!

Tickets go on sale starting Nov. 2 for members and Nov. 9 for nonmembers!

Experience More!

Whether you’re 2 or 92, there’s always something new to discover at the Putnam!

The Putnam is a place where people connect with history and ideas by doing, making and experiencing. Our classes and special events are a great complement to our hands-on exhibit galleries. There is always something new to discover and something for everyone at the Putnam.

  • Never Fear: Literary Heroines exhibit is here!

    Explore the lifestyle and apparel of women whose stories empower and endure. LEARN MORE
  • Retrace the life of Van Gogh — two weekends only!

    Paintings come to life for this stunning, feature-length film starting Oct. 27, exclusively at the Putnam! LEARN MORE
  • Go "Back to the Jurassic" with the area's first AR experience!

    Touch the untouchable: Interact with dinosaurs in real time! LEARN MORE
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