The National Museum of Language

The Museum is in a developmental phase. We are focusing on outreach activities and a virtual exhibit. Our outreach includes our speaker series and a summer World Languages camp for children.

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Explore

Explore our exhibits, library, and archives.

Attend

Attend our events and learn about presentations and the summer camp.

Support

Donate or volunteer to help the Museum.

About

Learn about the history of the Museum and its governance. Read news articles on the exhibits. You can also contact us through a form here.

Latest Happenings

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    The Philogelos: Joke #29

    Text and cartoons by Linda Thompson
    The Philogelos, typically translated as “the joker” or “the one who loves laughter”, is an ancient Greek collection of approximately […]

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    The Philogelos: Joke #22

    Text and cartoons by Linda Thompson
    The Philogelos, typically translated as “the joker” or “the one who loves laughter”, is an ancient Greek collection of approximately […]

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The National Museum of Language is a small museum that explores the transformative powers of language. A trailblazer in the field -- there are no more than three museums in the world with a similar focus -- the Museum examines the history, the impact, and the art of language.