Smithsonian National
Museum of the
American Indian
Washington, D.C.


The National Museum of the American Indian

Established in 1989 through an Act of Congress, the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian is an institution of living cultures dedicated to advancing knowledge and understanding the life, languages, literature, history, and arts of Native peoples of the Western Hemisphere.  The museum includes a new facility on


the National Mall in Washington, D.C., the George Heye Center, a permanent exhibition and education facility in New York City, and the Cultural Resources Center, a research and collections facility in Suitland, Maryland.

The Mall Museum is open Daily from 10 am to 5:30 pm except for December 25.

To become a member of the National Museum of the American Indian, call 1-800-242-NMAI (6624) or email

Click here to visit NMAI's website

For group sales please contact us at 1-866-868-7774 or email us at or follow link below

Group Sales Web Page

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