A Christmas exhibit will be on display at the Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum beginning Monday, Dec. 10, until after the New Year.

A nativity scene, along with paintings commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ, will be featured at the decorated museum.Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays. On Dec. 24 and Dec. 31, the museum will close at 5 p.m. For more information call the museum at 378-5052.