McClung Museum News

McClung Museum to Host Archaeology Day Activities

Archaeology and Fossil Day

In celebration of International Archaeology Day and National Fossil Day, the McClung Museum will host Can You Dig It?, a free and family friendly event with activities about archaeology and fossils.

UT McClung Museum Opens Fish Forks and Fine Furnishings on May 26

UT’s McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture opens the new exhibition Fish Forks and Fine Furnishings: Consumer Culture in the Gilded Age on May 26. The American Gilded Age, defined in the exhibition as 1870–1900, saw rapid growth in mass manufacturing, trade, and travel—all of which gave Americans greater access to, and interest in, goods from around the world.