Maine
Profile Type: Cultural Nonprofit
Cultural Nonprofit
BOWDOIN COLLEGE - PEARY MACMILLAN ARCTIC MUSEUM

Exhibitions relating to cultures and natural history of the Arctic. Scheduled docent-led school tours focusing on cultures, history, art of the North. Curation of rare Arctic books and personal explorer journals, logs and correspondence; exploration equipment, ethnographic and contemporary artifacts, art, still photographs, motion picture films. Teaching college-level courses for Bowdoin College students. Participation in conferences. Collaboration with northern communities. Open Tuesday - Saturday, 10 A.M. - 5 P.M., Sunday 2 - 5 P.M. Appointment required to use special collections.

Contact Information

First Name: 
Dr. Susan A.
Job Title/Position: 
Director
Fax: 
207-725-3499
Mailing Address: 
9500 COLLEGE STATION
Bowdoin College
BRUNSWICK, ME 04011-8495
Physical Address: 
Bowdoin College
Brunswick, ME 04011-8495
Last Name: 
Kaplan
Phone: 
207-725-3416
Parent Organization/Affiliation: 
Bowdoin College

About

Profile Type: 
Cultural Nonprofit
Primary Discipline: 
Humanities - Anthropology
Additional Disciplines: 
Humanities - Cultural Heritage
Humanities - History
Visual/Crafts - Sculpture
Year Founded: 
1794
Populations Served: 
Adults
Elders
General Public
School Groups
Institution/Business Type: 
Museums - Other
Activities and Services: 
Exhibitions
Geographic Reach: 
Town / City
County
State
National
International