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Native American visitors in gallery.

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painting of sarah molasses.


museum exterior.



About the Peabody Museum

About The Peabody Museum

From towering Native American totem poles and Maya sculptures to finely woven textiles and everyday utensils, the Peabody Museum is among the oldest archaeological and ethnographic museums in the world with one of the finest collections of human cultural history found anywhere.

The Peabody Museum is a member of the Harvard Museums of Science & Culture (HMSC).

Peabody Museum exterior photo © Joan Kathryn O'Donnell