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Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology

Peabody Museum, Harvard University, photo by John Stephen Dwyer

Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology Review

With one of the world's outstanding anthropological collections, the Peabody focuses on Native American and Central and South American cultures. The Hall of the North American Indian is particularly outstanding, with art, textiles, and models of traditional dwellings from across the continent. The Mesoamerican room juxtaposes ancient relief carvings and weavings with contemporary works from the Maya and other peoples.

    Contact Information

  • Address: 11 Divinity Ave., Cambridge, MA, 02138 | Map It
  • Phone: 617/496–1027
  • Cost: $12, includes admission to Harvard Museum of Natural History, accessible through the museum; free for Massachusetts residents on Sun. 9–noon year-round and Wed. 3–5 Sept.–May (excluding commercial groups).
  • Hours: Daily 9–5
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  • Subway: Harvard
  • Location: Harvard Square
Updated: 11-11-2013

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