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Located on the second floor in the Carpenter Building at Penn State, this museum is disappointing. Most of the cabinets are floor to almost ceiling height, so it is difficult to see the items displayed at the lowest level and almost impossible to read the descriptive material posted at foot level. The arrangement of objects is odd; instead of grouping objects by culture, many were grouped by type of object. While it is superficially interesting to note that many cultures made containers in the shape of animals, it doesn't take someone with an advanced degree in anthropology to set up an exhibit this way. The visitor leaves feeling as though not much was learned from viewing the exhibits. The one exception was an engaging exhibit about the interaction between write Agatha Christie and her anthropologist husband.