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Matson Museum of Anthropology

409 Carpenter Bldg, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, State College, PA 16802-3404
+1 814-865-3853
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Fun hidden place

Have been going here since I was a little kid and now love taking my kid. So many cool things to... read more

Reviewed January 23, 2017
Laura S
Buggy place!

Been awhile since I've been there but we took our boys there several times. Many displays and some... read more

Reviewed November 10, 2016
budh17
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Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
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Jan 23, 2017
“Fun hidden place”
Nov 10, 2016
“Buggy place!”
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409 Carpenter Bldg, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, State College, PA 16802-3404
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+1 814-865-3853
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Reviewed January 23, 2017

Have been going here since I was a little kid and now love taking my kid. So many cool things to see!

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Reviewed November 10, 2016

Been awhile since I've been there but we took our boys there several times. Many displays and some interaction displays. I think it's a great family visit and the kids loved it. Plus you are learning something at the same time.

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Reviewed September 9, 2015

Named after its founder, Dr. Fred Matson, the museum though small, houses important collections of Middle Easter, African and American artifacts. Many of the works came from Dr. Matsoné collection.

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Reviewed August 10, 2015

The is an interesting little museum, but it is very small and off the beaten track. It also seems a bit dark and uninviting.

Thank Ytravel5
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