The Museums collections include artwork created around the world from antiquity to the present day. Particular strengths include American art of the 20th century (especially prints, photographs and work by African American artists), European prints, Inuit art and Pre-Columbian art.
In addition to the art collections, the Museums collections contain approximately 3000 specimens of minerals, meteorites, gems and carvings, including minerals from the remarkable collection of Irénée du Pont.
To search the Museums collections, use Artstor. The African American art collection can be searched separately from the general collection search. Please note that not all of the collections can be searched online. Contact us by email or using the AskMuseums service for information about specific holdings.
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The Museums are open Tuesday - Friday, noon - 4:00pm. Closed University holidays and breaks. Up-to-date hours can always be found online.
Please note that only a small portion of the collection is on view at any given time. If you are interested in specific materials in our collection, please contact us.