Posted on: Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 7:30am
Dig deep into the principle of stratigraphy and the Law of Superposition! Learn how archaeologists use the layers of the earth in relative dating of artifacts. Use your best observation skills and decipher the clues to recreate a timeline of... read more
Posted on: Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 6:00am
Take a virtual tour of our Ancestors Exhibition and go behind the scenes into researchers' laboratories and Maxwell Museum Collections.
Posted on: Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 7:45am
Maxwell Museum docent Carolyn Minette demonstrates how to make corn husk dolls. Celebrate the harvest and share the bounty of the season with corn husk dolls made by you!
Visit our Educational Resources page for more fun at home... read more
Lulu adding to the Maxwell Museum ofrenda.
Posted on: Monday, November 2, 2020 - 8:30am
Celebrate Dia de los Muertos and make your own ofrenda! Pay homage to your ancestors and welcome them back with an altar beautifully decorated by you. Use the instructions posted in previous weeks to make traditional crafts to... read more
Posted on: Tuesday, October 13, 2020 - 10:30am
We continue our exploration of Hispanic folk art with tin frame making. Get creative with recycled materials and make a picture frame for a traditional display in your home. Complete this project and ones in the next two weeks to make an ofrenda... read more