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African Art Museum of the Society of African Missions

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Address: 23 Bliss Ave, Tenafly, NJ 07670-3001
Phone Number: +1 201-894-8611
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This is a hidden treasure.

I studied and taught African history and culture. Art is a major part of that. This collection is among the best (and that is internationally, not just locally. They have... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
RGS318
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Washington Township, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I studied and taught African history and culture. Art is a major part of that. This collection is among the best (and that is internationally, not just locally. They have originals of twin-dolls, fettish healing masks and caved Ivory. The stations of the cross done by West African artists using block printing is unique. To list all of the clothing... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Wonderful changing collection of African art. Top quality. Quiet, suburban location. Sometimes there are presentations by highly qualified people.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

A last minute activity to offset a blistering heat day. A real treasure in Tenafly NJ easily missed, but loaded with artifacts from Africa with great classic features in modernity. A wonderful find.

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