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Exhibits
Current Exhibits:

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November 14, 2014 - September 04, 2016
Arctic Museum main galleries
In the summer of 1913, Donald B. MacMillan and six other men set off on an expedition to conduct research and exploration in the far north. Marking the 100th anniversary of this major expedition, this exhibit highlights the results of their extensive fieldwork, and looks at field studies being conducted by contemporary researchers in the same region.
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September 25, 2014 - December 23, 2014
Hubbard Hall foyer
For the last two decades Maine-based photographer Wilfred Richard has traveled throughout the Maritime Northeast. This exhibit features a small selection of his photographs of the North Atlantic region.
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May 12, 2014 - December 14, 2014
Arctic Museum main galleries
Hubbard Hall foyer
This exhibit features ivory and walrus bone carvings created by a group of artists working in the small community of Kangaamiut, Greenland, in the 1930s and 40s
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April 17, 2014 - February 22, 2015
Arctic Museum main galleries
Arctic Museum Center Gallery
This exhibit reflects the eclectic eye of the collectors, Marcia and Robert Ellis. it includes a wide range of styles, from highly detailed and realistic to nearly abstract, and works by some of the best-known Inuit artists. Most of the pieces are from Cape Dorset (Kinngait) on Baffin Island, but other communities from across Canada are represented as well, as is Anchorage, Alaska.
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April 05, 2012 - December 31, 2014
Arctic Museum main galleries
Arctic Museum Center Gallery
As a pioneering Arctic explorer, Peary relied on many extraordinary people, including his family, financial backers, loyal expedition members, and the Inughuit men and women of Northwest Greenland.