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    Día de los Muertos/Day of the Dead Family Event

    Presented by at Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology

    October 26, 2013


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    Día de los Muertos/Day of the Dead Family Event

    Free with Peabody Museum admission; sugar skulls to decorate are $5 each. Recommended for ages 5 and up, accompanied by an adult.

    Families will enjoy festive live music, hands-on activities, and traditional snacks as they learn about the customs that make this a joyful celebration. Create masks and decorations for the special altar. Leave a message for departed loved ones, decorate and take home a sugar skull (extra fee), pose for...

    Free with Peabody Museum admission; sugar skulls to decorate are $5 each. Recommended for ages 5 and up, accompanied by an adult.

    Families will enjoy festive live music, hands-on activities, and traditional snacks as they learn about the customs that make this a joyful celebration. Create masks and decorations for the special altar. Leave a message for departed loved ones, decorate and take home a sugar skull (extra fee), pose for pictures in front of the calavera (skeleton) backdrop, and watch woodcarving from Oaxaca.

    Free event parking is available at 52 Oxford Street garage starting at 11:30 am.

    See the related event, Día de los Muertos/Day of the Dead Fiesta later the same day!


    Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology

    11 Divinity Ave.
    Cambridge, MA 02138

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    Admission Info:

    Free with Museum admission; $5 fee per Sugar Skull



    phone: 617-496-1027


    Accessibility Information:

    Wheelchair Access


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