A deceptively small exterior hides one of the country's largest collections of African artifacts. Thousands of objects offer a glimpse into the religious and social experience of tribal living; many pieces delve into shamans, rites and magic, an important part of tribal history. Fowler's intriguing antique silver collection is fraught with scandalous stories of power, prestige and seduction (only the rich could afford silverware in 1550). The museum also presents touring exhibitions, including rare finds from Africa, Asia, Oceania and the Americas. Music and video clips often supplement the displays. free on thursdays!