Exhibition Opening: Transient Matter

Thursday, February 20, 2020

5:00pm - 8:00pm

Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology

Friedman Hall


The Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology is proud to announce our next exhibit installation, opening February 20th 2020, Transient Matter: Assemblages of Migration in the Mediterranean.
Transient Matter: Assemblages of Migration in the Mediterranean brings the realities, perils, and the humanity of migrations and border-crossings to the Haffenreffer Museum through an exhibition of things discarded by migrants who crossed the A

Global Game Afternoon

Saturday, February 22, 2020

1:00pm - 4:00pm

Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology

Manning Hall

Global Game Night Afternoon
Feb. 22, 2020 | 1-4 pm | Manning Hall Gallery

Celebrate Anthropology Day at the Haffenreffer Museum! Try your hand at games from around the world, learn new board games with the Providence Gaming Guild, or bring your own game to share. Snacks and #AnthroDay swag available while supplies last! 

State of the Field 2020: Archaeology of the Levant

Friday, March 13, 2020 - Saturday, March 14, 2020

4:00pm - 5:30pm

Rhode Island Hall


The Levant, a loosely defined region encompassing the modern countries of Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, Israel, Palestine, and Cyprus, is rich in archaeology and history. The region has been central to the discipline of archaeology since the nineteenth century, and arguably even earlier.