While I know many of you have favorite museums and there are even great and well
known museums which are not listed here, those museum websites may have nothing
much more than visiting hours and directions. All museum websites listed
here have an online exhibit in one form or another. If you have a museum
which you would like to suggest and it meets the 'online exhibit' qualification,
please let me know so that I may review the site for possible listing.
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While this is not an online
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You will find thousands of museums and museum related subjects.
Here is a real treasure house for detailed research on the
subject. You may want to bookmark it if you are planning a project
which is beyond the scope of museum listings in archaeolink pages.
Or even if you're not.
The Berndt Museum of Anthropology __ "The Berndt Museum holds extensive collections of Australian Aboriginal art and Aboriginal cultural materials, as well as collections from Melanesia, Asia and South-East Asia. Many of these items may now be viewed here in this Virtual Museum." - photos -
Buena Vista Museum of Natural History: Anthropology __ About archaeology and anthropology at theBuena Vista Museum of Natural History. - photos and other illustrations -
C.E. Smith Museum of Anthropology __ Displays include "The Magic, Myth and Legend of Borneo, a guided tour through the Yema-po archaeological site in China, and a map of San FranciscoBay Area archaeological sites. -
Department of Archaeology, SFU __ A university archaeology department site. Collections from the Pacific Northwest and Canada - photos -
Dickson Mounds Museum __ "Dickson Mounds Museum, a branch of the Illinois State Museum and a National Historic Site, is one of the major on-site archaeological museums in the United States." - photos, maps, articles -
Entry Into the Fiji Museum __ The Fiji Museum is an all purpose museum of island culture. You will find exhibits about archaeology and prehistory as well as contemporary artists. - photos - From The Fiji Museum -
FAMSF: Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco __ The de Young Museum in San Francisco is in the process of putting its entire collection online. This collection, though an art collection, contains thousands of pieces from the ancient world which could be of interest to anthropology and archaeology students. - illustrated -
Florida Museum of Natural History __ Exhibits about the Maya of Central America and Aucilla River prehistory. - illustrated -
Glenbow Museum, Art Gallery, Library and Archives __ Museum in western Canada has a wide range of exhibits. - Hindu and Buddhist artifacts as well as Native American - illustrated -
Human Prehistory __ Online museum of prehistory. Go from room to room and follow the development of humanity from our primitive ancesters to the beginnings of civilization. -
Iransaga - A History of Persian Art through the Centuries __ Online museum from Art Arena displays artifacts from prehistoric Iran to the Zand and Qajar periods. - photos, history, archaeological information -
Kelsey Museum of Archaeology __ Two online exhibit galleries: one for Greek and Roman material, the other for Near Eastern. - illustrated -
Kilmartin House Museum __ Archaeological museum about the people and landscape of Kilmartin Valley, Scotland over the past 10,000 years. - illustrated -
Kunstkamera __ "Peter the Great’s Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography (Kunstkammer) is a visual symbol of the Russian Acadamy of Sciences." - Take a floor by floor tour - photos -
Russian or English -
Kyoto National Museum __ One of Japan's major art and archaeology collections. photos - English and Japanese -
London Museum of Archaeology __ "This museum of human life over the past 11,000 years in Southwestern Ontario includes a virtual tour. - illustrated -
Maxwell Museum of Anthropology __ Museum houses exhibits from all over the world and all periods of history but its specialty is southwest American Native cultures. - photos, articles -
Orinoco Online __ You will find a collection of artifacts from twelve indigenous groups living in the Orinoco River basin. - illustrated - Spanish or English - From - Fundation Cisneros -
Royal Ontario Museum Home Page __ The Royal Ontario Museum houses one of the world's great collections. For those interested in archaeology and anthropology, this museum is important indeed. - photos and other illustrations - French and English -
San Diego Museum of Man __ Exhibits representing a cross-section of the ancient world and human history. - illustrated -