National Museum of the American Indian – New York
One Bowling Green Lower Manhattan
New York, 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.
Join art activities, book readings and signings as well as meet-and-greets with author Traci Sorell (Cherokee Nation) and Kevin Noble Maillard (Seminole Nation). Sorell writes award-winning fiction and non-fiction books as well as poems for children, and Noble Maillard will read from his debut book Fry Bread, illustrated by Juana…More Info