Hina Matsuri Doll Slider
Girls' Day Set. Japan.

Explore Global Cultures

Discover North Carolina’s only museum dedicated to the study of global cultures.  Artifacts from the Americas, Africa, Asia, and Oceania illustrate the story of humanity past and present.  Learn about people from around the world through their everyday objects, ceremonial artifacts, and visual arts.

We hope that you’ll check out our exhibits and events, and plan your visit to see everything we have on display for yourself.


COVID-19 Update

March 16, 2020

The Museum of Anthropology and Wake Forest University continue to monitor the rapidly changing... Read More »

New Exhibits on Display for Spring Semester

January 21, 2020

In January, the Museum opened the final two exhibits that will be displayed in the current... Read More »

MOA Move Update

January 21, 2020

The Museum staff would like to share some additional information about the upcoming move to the... Read More »


Closed for Easter

April 10-12

Closed for Memorial Day

May 23-25

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School of Medrano Ceramic House

Artifact of the Month

Each month we select a different artifact in the museum to highlight. See what we’ve picked for this month!

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