Endangered Species Fair

The Valene L. Smith Museum of Anthropology supports the Butte Environmental Council's annual community event to bring awareness of the environment.

Anthropology is dedicated to the study of human be­­­havior, including our interaction with the environment. We support endeavors that encourage people take care of the environment and the animals of the earth. Arts and crafts and information about upcoming events are available at our booth

First Saturday of May
Cedar Grove Bidwell Park

Valene L. Smith Museum of Anthropology

Museum Hours

September 6-December 20, 2017


11 a.m.–3 p.m.

Closed between exhibitions.  See exhibition schedule for specific dates.

Note: The Museum of Anthropology is completely wheelchair accessible.

Our Location

The museum is located in the Meriam Library complex, across from the main library entrance.

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Museum of Anthropology
CSU, Chico 95929-0400

Contact Us

Phone: 530-898-5397

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