Museum Exhibitions and Events
What do CSI, Star Wars, Kung Fu Panda and Medival Madness have in common? Find out this summer! Click here to see museum summer camp 2016 schedule. Click here for the Summer Camp Registration Form.
Now Showing - Fired Earth: Beauty and Tradition in Asian Ceramics January - July 2016
Museum Receives Statewide Education Award
Pictured above, Museum Curator, Adrienne Scott, accepting the Superindendent's Award.
California State University, Chico’s Valene L. Smith Museum of Anthropology has been selected for a 2016 Superintendent's Award for Excellence in Museum Education for its museum-in-the-classroom program at Hooker Oak Elementary School. The museum is among six statewide to be recognized.
A Pledged Bequest
California State University, Chico has received a testamentary bequest from emeritus faculty member Dr. Valene L. Smith to benefit the University’s Anthropology program and its Museum of Anthropology.
Closed between exhibitions. See exhibition schedule for specific dates.
Note: The Museum of Anthropology is completely wheelchair accessible.
The museum is located in the Meriam Library complex, next to the Janet Turner Museum
Museum of Anthropology
CSU, Chico 95929-0400