Exhibitions

First Americans
On display from 1 May 2020

FIRST AMERICANS: Honouring indigenous resilience and creativity

In May 2020 Museum Volkenkunde will open the exhibition FIRST AMERICANS,

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A SEA OF ISLANDS
On now until 23 August 2020

A sea of islands - Masterpieces from Oceania

A SEA OF ISLANDS will bring visitors face to face with some intriguing and highly aesthetic objects.
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Azie - Museum Volkenkunde
Permanent exhibition

Asia

Life-sized statues, religious objects and musical instruments: a range of remarkable objects and stories. 
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Activities

Museum Volkenkunde
Until 29 april 2020

Museum closed

Closed until 29 April 2020

In line with national policy relating to the coronavirus, Museum Vol

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Maori Weekend Museum Volkenkunde Leiden
2 and 3 may 2020

Maori Weekend

During our special Maori Weekend we will be pulling out all the stops with a packed programme on the theme of New Zealand. 
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Rondleidingen - Museum Volkenkunde
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Guided tours

Let the museum objects come to life with a special guided tour.
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Maori Haka - Museum Volkenkunde
Workshop

Maori Haka

On the rythm of pounding feet, eyes are being rolled and tongues are shown in a threatening way.
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Themes

Collection Museum Volkenkunde

Our collection

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Research Center, Wayne Modest, Leiden

Research

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History Museum Volkenkunde

History Museum Volkenkunde

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Specially for

Onderwijs Museum Volkenkunde

Education

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Groepsbezoek Museum Volkenkunde

Groups and tours

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Families Volkenkunde activities

Families

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