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McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture

Knoxville, Tennessee

The Frank H. McClung Museum features collections in anthropology, archaeology, material and visual culture, and natural history.  


Our vision is to be a space for convergence, discovery, and collaboration, defined as:

  • Convergence: Welcoming multiple perspectives and worldviews.
  • Discovery: Gaining new understanding and provoking thought.
  • Collaboration:Building relationships through intentional listening.


We lead by amplifying conversations to provoke thought and gain understanding of humanity and the natural world in service to our communities.