Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology
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Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology information
The centerpiece of the Peabody is the impressive Hall of the North American Indian, which traces how native peoples responded to the arrival of Europeans from the 15th to the 18th centuries. Other exhibits examine indigenous cultures throughout the Americas, including a fantastic comparison of cave paintings and murals of the Awatovi (New Mexico), the Maya (Guatemala) and the Moche (Peru).
The price of admission includes entry to the neighboring Harvard Museum of Natural History.