The Hearst Museum invites visitors to explore a vast collection of objects that tell the story of the cultures around and within us.
What You'll Get
- What’s included: General admission to all exhibits
- Free admission for youths under 18, and for UC Berkeley students, faculty members, and staff.
- Transportation: Metered street parking available
- Entrance and all exhibits are wheelchair accessible.
The Fine Print
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About Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology
Founded in 1901 as part of the University of California, Berkeley, the Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology serves as a research facility and gathering space where cultural diversity is celebrated, shared, and preserved.
- Size: The collection includes an estimated 3.8 million objects
- Past Exhibits: People Made These Things: Connecting with the Makers of Our World (March - December 2017) explored objects from the collection that urge visitors to think critically about how perceptions of makers have varied in different times and different places.
- Pro Tip: The museum has frequent programs that are included with museum admission so it's a good idea to check for upcoming events on the museum website.
- The Building: Kroeber Hall was built in 1959 and is named after the anthropologist Alfred Kroeber.