Museum of Anthropology

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The Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia campus near Vancouver, Canada was founded more than fifty years ago. The museum is located in the basement of the Main Library at the University. It is also acclaimed for its spectacular architecture and unique setting on the cliffs of Point Grey.

The Museum is world re-renowned for its collections, research, teaching, public programs, and community connections. It is also the home of 535,000 ethnographic and archaeological objects, many of which originate from the Northwest Coast of British Columbia. Visit the Great Hall where you will find Massive totem poles, carved boxes, bowls, and feast dishes. The Galleries feature smaller pieces in gold, argillite, wood, ceramic, and other materials.

Location (Approximate): 
6393 N.W. Marine Drive
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC
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