The C.E. Smith Museum of Anthropology was founded in 1975 in honor of Professor Clarence E. Smith, an original member of the CSUEB Department of Anthropology. The museum houses significant collections of archaeological and ethnographic specimens from Africa, Asia, and North America, and small collections from Central and South America. The museum offers opportunities and materials for student research and internships in archaeology and ethnology.
The museum's exhibit hall is located in Meiklejohn Hall 4047(fourth floor), at the southwest corner of the CSUEB Hayward campus. During exhibitions, the museum is open Monday through Friday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
For information, call the museum office at (510) 885-3104, or the museum exhibit hall at 885-7414; or send a fax to (510) 885-3353.