Museum of African Culture
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Museum of African Culture information
Lonely Planet review
New England's only African culture museum houses over 1500 pieces of art and craftwork from the continent's sub-Saharan region, with a particularly impressive collection of ceremonial masks. Traditional pottery, ivory flutes and nicely executed changing exhibitions add to the portfolio.