Peabody Museum


Communications Coordinator Faith S. tweets about Harvard's anthropology & archaeology museum, the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology.

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Right now in the galleries: conservator vacuums a Thompson River rattle shaped like a woodpecker #anthropology

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Students are building a traditional Wampanoag home in Harvard Yard. #anthropology #native #history

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Mystery from Archaeology Lab: who signed this window pane in 1871? Check Spencerian handwriting; tweet us your guess.

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Make your own Maya glyph in Vacation Week Discover Room. Final 2 days

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What do Inuit seal skin gloves feel like? Find out thru Saturday in the Discovery Room

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Conservation lab staff thinks this mural painting has gift shop potential. See more at

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Mermaids crown one of the Peabody's Day of the Dead altars. Come see it through Nov. 30th!

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Getting ready for Dia de los Muertos Family Event on Sunday at 1:00. Today: building altars, stringing papel picado.

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The mayor of Kyoto Daisaku Kadokawa just stopped by for a tour of "Digging Veritas" archaeology exhibit on colonial Harvard Yard.

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Why does the Peabody have 5000 of these mystery objects? Find out

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