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The Museum is located on the second floor of the Millard Filmore Academic Center in the Ellicot Complex, Amherst campus. A 45-foot totem pole is one of the most visible displays at the museum. It was carved commercially around 1904 by the Haida, Native Americans from the Northwest coast of North America. Additional displays are located in the “Totem Pole Room” and in the Anthropology Department main office, 380 MFAC. To request access to the artifact collections, or for more information, please contact the museum staff or the Department at (716) 645-2414. The Totem Pole room is open to the public weekdays from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM.


Anthropology Research Museum
University at Buffalo
Department of Anthropology
380 MFAC
Amherst, New York 14260