Día de los Muertos: Peabody Museum Open House and Evening Celebration

Date: 

Wednesday, November 1, 2017, 4:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, 11 Divinity Avenue

Remember and celebrate your departed loved ones at this year’s Día de los Muertos altar, savor traditional Mexican hot chocolate and pan de muerto, and enjoy a presentation by Harvard Professor Davíd Carrasco as part of this festive evening of music and community.

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Free and open to the public. Reservations required. Reservation includes museum entrance, Mexican hot chocolate and pan de muerto, and access to a special presentation by Harvard Professor Davíd Carrasco.

Learn more about the Day of the Dead altar in the Encounters with the Americas gallery.

This event is co-sponsored by the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, the Consulate General of Mexico in Boston and the Mexico, Central America, and Caribbean Program at the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies, Harvard University. Free event parking at 52 Oxford Street Garage.