Vancouver

Museum of Anthropology at UBC

  • 6393 North West Marine Drive
  • Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2
  • Phone: 604.822.5087
Operating Status: OPEN

Just 20 minutes from downtown Vancouver and the Vancouver International Airport, the Museum of Anthropology at UBC houses one of the world’s finest displays of Northwest Coast First Nations arts in a spectacular Arthur Erickson designed building overlooking mountains and sea.

See magnificent carvings, weavings and contemporary artworks inside the soaring glass and concrete structure of the Museum’s Great Hall.

Admire the world’s largest collection of works by acclaimed Haida artist Bill Reid, including his famous cedar sculpture The Raven and the First Men.

Explore the Museum’s Multiversity Galleries where more than 9,000 objects from around the world are displayed.

Visit the award-winning Koerner Ceramics Gallery, displaying a collection of European ceramics unique to North America.

Stroll the Museum’s grounds, where monumental Haida houses, poles and Musqueam house posts capture the dramatic beauty of traditional Northwest Coast architecture and design. 

Enjoy a wide range of special exhibitions and public programs, including free guided gallery walks, and visit the MOA Shop.


Information
604.822.5087 — info@moa.ubc.ca
moa.ubc.ca

Hours
Tuesday – Sunday: 10am–5pm

Admission
Adult: $15
Seniors 65+: $13
Students: $13
Family: $35
Children 6 and under: Free
MOA Members: Free
UBC Students, Staff, Faculty: Free
Indigenous peoples: Free

Group Rates
For groups of 10 or more if booked in advance (call 604.822.3825)
Adults: $13
Seniors 65+: $11
Students: $11
Children 6 and under: Free

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  • Largest Room 25
  • Number of Rooms 4

November 4, 2021 - March 27, 2022

The Museum of Anthropology (MOA) at UBC presents the exhibition Sankofa: African Routes, Canadian Roots, on display from November 4, 2021–March 27, 2022. The vital exhibition shines a light on the different ways of understanding the world through the lenses of African and Black communities by exploring the relationships between traditional and contemporary African art and Black Canadian contemporary art. The exhibition is a celebration of these diverse practices and the lasting legacy of African and Black Canadian… more

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