Spurlock Museum at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Spurlock Museum at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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With approximately 40,000 objects in its artifact collecdtion, the Spurlock Museum celebrates our shared humanity by collecting, preserving, documenting, exhibiting, and studying objects of cultural heritage. The Museum's primary function is education in service to students, scholarly communities, and the general public, interpreting the diversity of cultures through time and across the globe. Its collections constitute a public trust to be responsibly maintained for future generations as a permanent record of the cultural world.


The Spurlock Museum’s five feature galleries house exhibits representing peoples of the following cultures and geographic areas of the world: Ancient Mesopotamia, Ancient Egypt, and Africa; Ancient Greece and Rome; East Asia, Southeast Asia, and Oceania; Europe; and American Indian Cultures of North and South America.  Special exhibits, based in the Campbell Gallery, serve as a springboard for unique programs, tours, and special events.


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Spurlock Museum
600 S. Gregory Street
61801 Urbana , Illinois
United States
40° 6' 27.1872" N, 88° 13' 14.466" W
Illinois US