Maoridom Ceremony and Reception

Maoridom Ceremony and Reception

September 14, 2012 | 7:30–8:30 pm

Menil Collection

1515 Sul Ross, Houston, TX 77006 Get directions

(713) 525-9400

A welcoming ceremony wherein Maori delegates will perform traditional formalities, known as pōwhiri, to initiate their week long study of Maori works in the Menil Collection.  They will be joined by Coushatta Tribe Elders in the ceremony. The ceremony will be finished by a performance of the Haka dance and Hongi nose pressing ceremony. Admission is free.  Seating is limited

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