Description

Curator’s Corner is a monthly series that will feature a museum artifact or group of artifacts. Since 1941, the museum has collected and interpreted objects related to Nevada’s unique heritage, including historical, cultural, anthropological and natural history artifacts. Curator’s Corner will be offered from 1 to 3 p.m. on the first and third Wednesday of each month. The program on the third Wednesday will be an encore performance of the program on the first Wednesday. Visitors passing through the museum’s concourse will be able to enjoy a brief presentation by the curator as they exhibits an artifact or group of artifacts.

On May 4th , Rachel Delovio, Anthropology Collections Manager, will feature a shark tooth sword and talk about the cultural significance in Asian and Pacific Islander culture as well as how artifacts like this one from the late 19th century are helping environmental researchers today.

Admission is $10 for adults; members and children age 17 and under are free.

Details

05/04/2022 13:00:0005/04/2022 15:00:00America/Los_AngelesCurator’s CornerCurator’s Corner is a monthly series that will feature a museum artifact or group of artifacts. Since 1941, the museum has collected and interpreted objects related to Nevada’s unique heritage, including historical, cultural, anthropological and natural history artifacts. Curator’s Corner will be offered from 1 to 3 p.m. on the first and third Wednesday of each month. The program on the third Wednesday will be an encore performance of the program on the first Wednesday. Visitors passing through the museum’s concourse will be able to enjoy a brief presentation by the curator as they exhibits an artifact or group of artifacts. On May 4th , Rachel Delovio, Anthropology Collections Manager, will feature a shark tooth sword and talk about the cultural significance in Asian and Pacific Islander culture as well as how artifacts like this one from the late 19th century are helping environmental researchers today. Admission is $10 for adults; members and children age 17 and under are free.Reno, NV
Event StartsEvent Ends
05/04/202205/04/2022
All Day Event
1:00pm3:00pm