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Peabody Museum 150th Anniversary
October 8, 2016 at 12:00 pm–4:00 pm
Observe 150 years of the Peabody Museum—one of the first archaeological and ethnographic museums in the world—with free admission to the galleries all day during operating hours, 9:00AM – 5:00PM.
From noon to 4:00PM, enjoy complimentary birthday cake and live music. Hands-on activities include crafting Maya clay replicas, rubbing hieroglyphs, and using an archaeologist’s tool to discover the age of colonial-era sites. See treasures rarely on exhibit, meet museum staff responsible for stewarding one of the finest collections of human cultural history, and visit the Zooarchaeology Lab to touch and identify animal bones.
Free event parking in the 52 Oxford Street Garage.