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Museum of Anthropology

The Museum of Anthropology at Wake Forest University creates awareness of global cultures by collecting, protecting, managing, and exhibiting archaeological artifacts, ethnographic objects, and visual arts of past and present peoples, and providing opportunities for intercultural learning.

1834 Wake Forest Road Winston-Salem, NC 27106

Phone

336.758.5282

Website

moa.wfu.edu

Upcoming Events

Afro Pop!

American pop culture has had a recent fascination with African cultural objects. The record-breaking movie Black Panther was celebrated for its unique...

10/23 10am
Faith: Five World Religions

Religion, belief, and faith are very personal and complex topics that affect the lives of people around the world and in North Carolina every day. This new...

10/23 10am
Human Evolution: Hot Topics in Paleoanthropology

Our ancient ancestors first diverged from other primates around 7 million years ago. This student-curated exhibit features fossil models, images, and...

10/23 10am
Life After Death: The Day of the Dead in Mexico

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...

10/23 10am
Stories of Humanity: Anthropology in North Carolina

Anthropology is the study of humans. It is a big topic, including everything from basic biology to complex cultures. The topic is so vast that...

10/23 10am

Recent Events

Afro Pop!

10/20/2018

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Museum of Anthropology

Museum of Anthropology posted a photo 5/28/2013