Life After Death: The Day of the Dead in Mexico

Community Event
Repeats every week every Tuesday and every Wednesday and every Thursday and every Friday and every Saturday until Fri Dec 08 2017 except Wed Nov 22 2017, Thu Nov 23 2017, Fri Nov 24 2017, Sat Nov 25 2017.
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Thursday, September 14, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Friday, September 15, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Saturday, September 16, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Thursday, September 21, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Friday, September 22, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Saturday, September 23, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Thursday, September 28, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Friday, September 29, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Saturday, September 30, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Thursday, October 5, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Friday, October 6, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Saturday, October 7, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Thursday, October 12, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Friday, October 13, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Saturday, October 14, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Thursday, October 19, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Friday, October 20, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Saturday, October 21, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Thursday, October 26, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Friday, October 27, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Saturday, October 28, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Wednesday, November 1, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Thursday, November 2, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Friday, November 3, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Saturday, November 4, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Tuesday, November 7, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Thursday, November 9, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Friday, November 10, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Saturday, November 11, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Thursday, November 16, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Friday, November 17, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Saturday, November 18, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Thursday, November 30, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Friday, December 1, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Saturday, December 2, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Thursday, December 7, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Friday, December 8, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:30pm
Day of the Dead figures of Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo

The MOA’s annual exhibit celebrates the unique Mexican observance of the Day of the Dead. The exhibit’s centerpiece is a traditional ofrenda, an altar with food and beverage offerings, flowers, sugar skulls, and photos of deceased family members. The colorful exhibit features a photo essay illustrating the celebration in San Miguel Allende and a new section discussing the commercialization of the holiday. It also includes information on the celebration’s history and its unique skeleton-themed folk art. The exhibit presents text in English and Spanish. Admission is free.

Venue

Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
1834 Wake Forest Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27106
336-758-5282

Presenting Organization

Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
336-758-5282
Nonprofit

Ticket Information

Admission is free.
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