Components & Interactives
- Museum Artifacts
More than 100 unique objects, including an
ancient Florida canoe, a contemporary dugout from the Pacific
Northwest, canoe paddles and model canoes from across the
Americas, fishing equipment, canoe-making tools and more.
- Hands-On Interactives
Be an archaeologist at an ancient canoe
discovery site. Use a microscope to identify woods. Discover objects
from ancient canoe cultures. Touch trade materials and model canoes.
Create a rubbing from a sacred Mayan engraving. Design your own
paddle. Climb into a real dugout.
- Media Components
Four short films showcase the making of
a canoe, canoe science, the world's largest find of ancient dugouts,
and the 2009 Native American Canoe Journey.
- Large-Format Graphics
Numerous large-format historic
engravings, photo backdrops and interpretive panels.