Museum Day!

Saturday, September 26, 2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Mizzou North Lobby

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day Live!

National Museum Day 

In conjunction with the Smithsonian Institution, the Museum of Art and Archaeology will host its annual National Museum Day on Saturday, September 26, from 1:00–3:00pm at Mizzou North. This year’s participants include characters like Thomas Hart Benton interpreting Museum objects, the Museum of Civilization exhibition (in connection with Daniel Boone Regional Library’s One Read program), Folk Arts, the Museum of Anthropology, Classical Studies, the State Historical Society of Missouri, the Mizzou Botanic Garden, and the MU Broader Impacts Network. Some special activities include a video and a tea ceremony by the Confucius Institute in their Tea Room, a reprise of Ellis Library Special Collection’s popular calligraphy workshop, Campus Writing Program activities focusing on Museum objects, and even a museum-wide Textile and Apparel Management scavenger hunt.

1:00–3:00pm, Mizzou North Lobby

(Limit two children per accompanying adult) 

No preregistration required

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Museum Galleries are CLOSED.
The Museum is preparing to move to a new location at the lower east level of Ellis Library in the center of the MU campus.
Reopening date is as yet unknown. It is hope that the galleries will be open by Spring/Summer 2022.

"I still remember the feeling of awe and disbelief when I was alone and walked in the room with those casts." --Ruth Tofle, chair of architecture, winner of the 2013 distinguished faculty award from the MU Alumni Association