of Anthropology - Vancouver
Even the museum's architecture is spectacular
The Museum of Anthropology lies on the edge of the University of British
Columbia on the cliffs of Point Grey. The location is spectacular.
The museum has one of the finest displays of west coast First Nations art.
Also a collection of European ceramics.
Age group: best for older children and adults.
Expense rating: Admission $6, over 65/students $3.50, under 6 free, family rate $15; free to all every Tuesday from 5 pm - 9 pm. For information call (604) 822-3825. Entertainment coupon accepted. Pay parking.
: There's an absolutely fabulous sculpture by Haida artist Bill Reid called "The Raven and the First Men".
: Unless you're the studious type most of the exhibits are adult oriented.
Details: Museum of Anthropology, 6393 N.W. Marine Dr. on the Point Grey Cliffs. Daily 10 am - 5 pm (also Tuesday, 5 pm - 9 pm). Website: www.moa.ubc.ca
Season: All seasons
Educational highlights: Lots and lots of educational stuff here.
Fun for the adult?: If you like art, and old stuff.
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