Constructing a Country Dream: Finds from the Stanfords' Palo Alto Mansion

June 3, 2016 – August 31, 2017

See details below for exact dates and times.

Stanford Archaeology Center, Bldg. 500, 488 Escondido Mall, Stanford, CA

Sponsored by:
Stanford University Archaeology Collections, Stanford Archaeology Center

The exhibit Constructing a Country Dream: Finds from the Stanfords’ Palo Alto Mansion highlights the on-campus Stanford Mansion excavation. Through archaeological artifacts, it reflects on the Gilded Age “country dream” that the Stanfords, and those who worked for them, constructed at the Farm, their agrarian estate in Palo Alto that is now Stanford University. It is is curated by Alanna Simao (independent study).

When:
Ongoing every weekday (M-F) from June 3, 2016 through August 31, 2017.
Where:
Stanford Archaeology Center, Bldg. 500, 488 Escondido Mall, Stanford, CA
Admission:

Stanford Archaeology Center is free and open to the public. Please be aware that public, catered lunch talk events are held most Wednesdays 12-1 PM during the academic year, which visitors are welcome to attend.

Tags:

Arts 125 Anniversary Humanities Exhibition Science 

Audience:
General Public, Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends, Members
Contact:
6507362833, suarchcoll@stanford.edu