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Tours at MOA
Sankofa: African Routes, Canadian Roots
Join a selection of curators, artists, and community leaders for special public tours of MOA's current feature exhibition. This one-hour tour focuses on sharing perspectives about African and Black history, political affirmation and cultural identity.
Select Saturdays, 3 — 4pm:
- Cancelled: Saturday, January 22
- Cancelled: Saturday, January 29 – with Njamba Koffi, author of Refuge-e: The Journey Much Desired; BA student, International Relations and Affairs, UBC
- Cancelled: Saturday, February 5 – with Olumoroti Soji-George, director of Black Arts Centre + MA visual arts studies and history, SFU
- Saturday, February 19
- Saturday, February 26 – with Stephanie Allen, co-founder of Hogan’s Alley Society
- Saturday, March 5 – with Nya Lewis, exhibition guest co-curator; founder + director of BlackArt Gastown
- Saturday, March 12 – with Nya Lewis, exhibition guest co-curator; founder + director of BlackArt Gastown
No upcoming events or tours are currently scheduled.
Tour With the MOA App
NEW – Enrich your visit of MOA with this new self-guided tour! Explore the Museum and its worldwide collections through rich, multimedia content. Move through the different gallery spaces—at your own pace, in your own order—to discover collection highlights, brought to life through the perspectives and voices of Indigenous artists and knowledge holders, museum curators, and other experts.
CANCELLED—UBC Africa Awareness Initiative Conference at MOA
Thursday January 27, 2022 | 6:30 – 8 pm
Sankofa Artist Talks with Chase Keetley + Chantal Gibson
Saturday January 22, 2022 | 1 – 2:30 pm
ExperiMending Workshop with Amy Walker
Saturday December 4, 2021 | 1 – 3:30 pmAll Past Events
MOA offers a full range of private tours and educational programs, led by a guide or MOA curator.Learn More
Your event at MOA
MOA can be rented for weddings or a variety of corporate and community events—all with opportunities for exclusive enjoyment of our galleries and stunning ocean views. Learn more