The MOA’s annual exhibit celebrates the unique Mexican observance of the Day of the Dead. The exhibit’s centerpiece is a traditional ofrenda, an altar with food and beverage offerings, flowers, sugar skulls, and photos of deceased family members. This year, the colorful exhibit features vignettes on various aspects of the celebration as well as a section for visitors to contribute how they observe the holiday. It also includes information on the celebration’s history and its unique skeleton-themed folk art. Exhibit text is in English and Spanish. Admission is free.
Friday, December 7, 2018 at 10:00am to 4:30pm
Museum of Anthropology
1834 Wake Forest Road Winston-Salem, NC 27106