Pacific Websites


MUSEUMS

with Pacific Ethnographic collections

[I fully realise this is an incomplete list and will be more than happy to add other museums if they, or their users, would contact me with URLs]

 General websites

Art History of the Pacific (Pacific section of a remarkable resource maintained by Dr Chris Witcombe, with links on art histories, museums etc. world-wide) http://witcombe.sbc.edu/ARTHpacific.htm

Auxiliary Museum (Interesting blog with many musuem-related topics) http://auxiliarymuseumtasmania.blogspot.com.au/

Musée: Interactive directory of museums online  http://www.musee-online.org/

Museum Anthropology Review (open-access peer-reviewed journal of museum & material culture studies) http://scholarworks.iu.edu/journals/index.php/mar/index

Museum Ethnographers Group* (MEG) http://www.museumethnographersgroup.org.uk/

Museums of the World  http://www.musee-online.org/review.cgi

Museums on the Web  http://archnet.asu.edu/archnet/museums/museums.html

University Museums & Collections (Worldwide) http://www.lib.mq.edu.au/mcm/world/menu.html


(A) In Australia & New Zealand

Auckland Museum Te Papa Whakahiku  http://www.akmuseum.org.nz/web/index.cfm

Australia Online: Australian Museums (MANY links) http://www.alphastandard.com.au/australian_museums_page_1.htm

Australian Museum  http://www.austmus.gov.au/

Australian Museums and Galleries Online  http://amol.org.au/

Australian National Library  http://www.nla.gov.au/

Australian University Museums Online  http://aumol.usyd.edu.au/

Berndt Museum, University of Western Australia http://www.berndt.uwa.edu.au

Canterbury Museum (Christchurch, NZ)  http://www.cantmus.govt.nz/

Macleay Museum (Sydney University)  http://www.usyd.edu.au/su/macleay/welcome.htm

Melbourne Museum/Museum Victoria   http://melbourne.museum.vic.gov.au/

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa (Wellington)  http://www.tepapa.govt.nz Te Papa Collections online: http://collections.tepapa.govt.nz/Term.aspx?irn=2000005

Museum of the Northern Territory  http://www.nt.gov.au/dam/magnt.htm

Museum of Tropical Queensland  http://www.mta.qld.gov.au

Museum of Victoria  http://www.museum.vic.gov.au

National Gallery of Australia  http://www.nga.gov.au

National Library of Australia http://www.nla.gov.au/what-we-collect/pacific-collections

National Museum of Australia  http://www.nma.gov.au

New Zealand Museums Online  http://www.nzmuseums.co.nz/

Otago Museum (Dunedin, NZ)  http://www.otagomuseum.govt.nz/

Queensland Museum (Brisbane) http://www.qm.qld.gov.au

Queensland University Anthropology Museum http://www.socialscience.uq.edu.au/anthmuseum

Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery (Launceston, Tasmania)  http://www.qvmag.tas.gov.au/

St Marks Library Canberra (Alan Tippett Fiji research books & papers) http://www.csu.edu.au/division/library/stmarks/tippett.htm

South Australian Museum  http://www.samuseum.sa.gov.au/

Strehlow Research Centre (Alice Springs, Northern Territory)  http://www.strehlow.com.au/cdsca/strehlow/

Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery (Hobart, Tasmania)  http://www.tmag.tas.gov.au/

Waikato Museum (Hamilton, NZ) http://www.waikatomuseum.co.nz/

Western Australian Museum  http://www.museum.wa.gov.au/


(B) In Britain & Ireland

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery http://www.bmag.org.uk

Brighton Museum & Art Gallery (Royal Pavilion, Brighton) http://www.brighton-hove.gov.uk

Bristol City Museum & Art Gallery (Somerset) http://www.bristol.gov.uk/ccm/content/Leisure-Culture/Museums-Galleries/bristols-city-museum---art-gallery.en

British Museum (London)  http://www.britishmuseum.org/research/collection_online/search.aspx and photographic collection online at http://www.britishmuseum.org/research/search_the_collection_database.aspx

Cambridge University Museum of Archaeology& Anthropology (CUMAA)  http://maa.cam.ac.uk/home/index.php/1/

Cranbrook Museum (Kent) http://www.cranbrookmuseum.org/

Horniman Museum (London) http://www.horniman.ac.uk

Hunterian Museum & Art Gallery (University of Glasgow) http://www.hunterian.gla.ac.uk/

[Liverpool] World Museum (known as Liverpool Museum until 2005) http://www.liverpoolmuseums.org.uk/wml/collections/ethnology/oceania.aspx

Maidstone Museum & Bentlif Art Gallery (Kent) http://www.museum.maidstone.gov.uk/

Manchester Museum (Manchester)  http://www.mcc.ac.uk/Museum/

Marischal Museum (Aberdeen, Scotland) http://www.abdn.ac.uk/marischal_museum/

Museum Ethnographers Group (UK-based museum organization devoted to the work of ethnography) http://www.museumethnographersgroup.org.uk/?p=news

National Museum of Ireland (Dublin) http://www.museum.ie

National Museums Scotland (Edinburgh) http://www.nms.ac.uk

Perth Museum and Art Gallery (Perthshire, Scotland) http://www.pkc.gov.uk/Education+and+learning/Museums+and+galleries/Perth+Museum+and+Art+Gallery/

Pitt Rivers Museum (Oxford) http://www.prm.ox.ac.uk

Royal Albert Memorial Museum (Exeter) http://www.rammuseum.org.uk

Saffron Walden Museum (Essex) http://www.uttlesford.gov.uk/main.cfm?Type=MUWC&MenuId=446

Torquay Museum (Devon) http://www.torquaymuseum.org

Ulster Museum (National Museums Northern Island) http://www.nmni.com/um/Collections/World-Cultures/The-Pacific


(C) In Europe

Barbier-Mueller Museum (Geneva & Barcelona) http://www.barbier-mueller.ch/eng/home.htm

Ethnological Missionary Museum (Vatican) http://mv.vatican.va/3_EN/pages/MET/MET_Main.html

Ethnologisches Museum (Berlin-Dahlem) http://www.smb.spk-berlin.de/mv/

Frobenius-Institute (Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main) http://www.frobenius-institut.de/

Grassi Museum für Völkerkunde zu Leipzig

Institut für Ethnologie (Goethe Universität, Frankfurt am Main) http://www.uni-frankfurt.de/fb/fb08/ihe/index.html

Kunstkamera (Peter the Great Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography), St. Petersburg http://www.kunstkamera.ru/en/

Leiden Museum of Ethnology  http://www.rmv.nl/rmv/e/index//fr_opening.html

Linden Museum (Stuttgart) http://www.lindenmuseum.de/html/english/home/home.php

Musées Barbier-Mueller (Geneva) http://www.barbier-mueller.ch/geneve/presentation/?lang=en

Musée de l'Homme (Paris)  http://www.mnhn.fr

Musée des Arts Africains, Oceaniens, et Amerindiens (Marseille)  http://www.ehess.cnrs-mrs.fr/guide/maaoa.html

Musée d'Etnographie (Neuchâtel, Switzerland) http://www.men.ch/

Musée d'Ethnographie de Geneve  http://www.ville-ge.ch/musinfo/

Musée d'Histoire Naturelle et d'Ethnographie, Colmar (France) http://archives.ac-strasbourg.fr/microsites/MHN_COLMAR

Musée de l'Océanie, Pomeys (France) (museum devoted to the Marist missionaries, who arrived in Oceania in 1836. The works are those they brought back from Fiji, Samoa, and New Zealand.

Musée du Quai Branly (Paris) http://www.quaibranly.fr/en/accueil.html

Museum der Weltkulturen (Frankfurt am Main) http://www.mdw-frankfurt.de/English/

Museum für Völkerkunde (Vienna, Austria) http://www.khm.at/en/the-museum-of-ethnology/

Museums of Germany  http://www.webmuseen.de

National Museums of France  http://www.rmn.fr

Peter the Great Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography (Kunstkamera), St. Petersburg http://www.kunstkamera.ru/en/

Royal Tropical Institute (Netherlands) http://www.kit.nl/frameset.asp?TargetURL=/tropenmuseum/default.asp

Staatliches Museum für Völkerkunde (Munich) http://www.voelkerkundemuseum-muenchen.de/inhalt/html/e-home.html

Übersee-Museum (Bremen) http://www.uebersee-museum.de/

Vatican Missionary Ethnological Museum http://mv.vatican.va/3_EN/pages/MET/MET_Main.html

Verein der Freunde des Ethnologischen Museums e.V. (Berlin Association of Friends of Ethnological Museums) http://www.freundeskreise-berliner-kultur.de/ethno_museum/


(D) In the Americas

American Museum of Asmat Art (University of St Thomas) http://www.stthomas.edu/asmat/

American Museum of Natural History htp://www.amnh.org

Ball State University Museum of Art http://www.bsu.edu/artmuseum/

Baltimore Museum of Art http://www.artbma.org

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive http://www.bampfa.berkeley.edu/

Burke Museum (University of Washington) http://www.washington.edu/burkemuseum/

Canadian Museum of Civilization (Gatineau, Quebec, directly over Ottawa River from Parliament Buildings Ottawa) http://www.civilization.ca/cmc/home

Cleveland Museum of Art http://www.clemusart.com/

De Young Museum http://www.famsf.org/deyoung/collections/index.asp

Field Museum of Natural History (Chicago) http://www.fieldmuseum.org/

Marae Encounters & the wharenui at the Field Museum http://www.maraeencounters.org

Field Museum Pacific website http://sites.google.com/a/fieldmuseum.org/pacific-web/

Fowler Museum at UCLA (Los Angeles) http://www.fowler.ucla.edu/incEngine/?content=cm&cm=asian

Hood Museum, Dartmouth College (NH) http://hoodmuseum.dartmouth.edu/

Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection (Charlottesville VA) http://www.virginia.edu/kluge-ruhe/

Los Angeles County Museum of Art http://www.collectionsonline.lacma.org/

Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York) http://www.metmuseum.org

Minneapolis Institute of Arts http://www.artsmia.org/index.cfm

Museo Nacional de Antropología (Mexico City) htp://www.mna.inah.gob.mx

Museum of Anthropology (University of British Columbia, Canada) http://www.moa.ubc.ca/

Museum of Civilization in Quebec (French/English Bilingual site) http://www.mcq.org/english/index.html

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston http://www.mfa.org

Museums USA http://www.museumsusa.org

National Museum of Natural History - Smithsonian Institution www.mnh.si.edu/

Peabody Harvard Museum  http://www.peabody.harvard.edu/title.html

Peabody Essex Museum (Salem)  http://www.pem.org

Phoebe Hearst Museum of Anthropology (University of California at Berkeley) http://www.hearstmuseum.berkeley.edu

Spurlock Museum (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) http://www.spurlock.uiuc.edu/

St. Louis Art Museum http://www.slam.org

University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology http://www.penn.museum/

University Museum, Southern Illinois University (Carbondale) http://www.museum.siu.edu/


(E) In Oceania

Alele, Museum of Marshall Islands http://www.alele.org/Alele/default.html

Belau National Museum (Palau, Micronesia) http://www.belaunationalmuseum.org/

Bernice P. Bishop Museum (Honolulu) http://www.bishopmuseum.org/

Centre Culturel Tjibaou (Nouméa, New Caledonia) http://www.adck.nc

East-West Center Gallery (UHM, Honolulu, Hawai'i) http://www.eastwestcenter.org/

Fiji Museum (Suva) http://www.fijimuseum.org.fj

Mission Houses Museum (Honolulu, Hawai'i) http://www.missionhouses.org/

Pacific Islands Museums Association  http://www.pacificislandsmuseum.org

Pacific Museums links  http://www.pacificislandsmuseum.org/hotlinks.html

Vanuatu Cultural Centre & Vanuatu National Museum http://www.vanuatuculture.org/museum/


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