Land Sea Spirit

Land, Sea, and Spirit: Alaska Native Art from the 19th and 20th Centuries

July 9, 2016–October 9, 2016

Featuring highlights of Iñupiat and the Yup’ik material culture from the museum’s Native Alaskan collections. More…


Knoxville Unearthed

Knoxville Unearthed: Archaeology in the Heart of the Valley

September 17, 2016–January 8, 2017

In celebration of Knoxville’s 225th anniversary, this exhibition uses historic artifacts, images, and more to trace the city’s development from a frontier settlement to an industrialized city. More…


Divine Felines

Divine Felines: Cats of Ancient Egypt

February 3, 2017–April 3, 2017

An exhibition exploring the role of cats, lions, and other feline creatures in Egyptian mythology, kingship, and everyday life. More…