National Museum of the American Indian – New York

One Bowling Green
New York, NY 

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All ages can learn about the culture and contributions of Native Americans at the engaging New York branch of this DC museum. Lots of opportunities for hands-on exploration in multiple rooms. Touch a buffalo hide, match animal drawings, learn about Mayan math, play in a teepee and more.

Pick up a fantastic family guide and find featured items among the galleries including wood and stone carvings, exquisite clothing, feather bonnets and lots of animal representations.

National Museum of the American Indian–New York

All ages can learn about the culture and contributions of Native Americans at the engaging New York branch of this DC museum. Lots of opportunities for hands-on exploration in multiple rooms. Touch a buffalo hide, match animal drawings, learn about Mayan math, play in a teepee and more.

Pick up a fantastic family guide and find featured items among the galleries including wood and stone carvings, exquisite clothing, feather bonnets and lots of animal representations plus works by contemporary Indigenous artists.

Located in the grand Alexander Hamilton US Custom House, with its own commerce-based art.

As a safety precaution, some areas of the museum in New York are temporarily closed, including the Mili Kàpi Cafe  and the imagiNATIONS Activity Center and classroom.

🍽 Dine on excellent thin-crust square pizza at nearby Adrienne’s Pizza Bar.

🌳 Visit new destination playground Battery Playscape and the enchanting Seaglass Carousel.