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Museum of Native American History

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Fantastic Museum

I have been to many Native American museums, and this by far is one of the best. It is a real... read more

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CBFHunter
Worth a visit!

What a learning experience here! Free self-guided tour through the museum. The personal tour wand... read more

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The Museum of Native American History invites you to "Walk Through America's Past," where we will give you a glimpse into what life was like for America's first inhabitants. The museum is divided into five different time periods that will guide you...more
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Reviewed today

I have been to many Native American museums, and this by far is one of the best. It is a real jewel! It showcases in a fantastic, chronological fashion the best of each type of art or artifiact. The displays engage your interest while being...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed yesterday

What a learning experience here! Free self-guided tour through the museum. The personal tour wand is great and allows you to hear about the exhibits that are of interest to you. We arrived about 45 minutes before closing time and could have spent more time...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Lots of interesting displays and background information on various tribes throughout the US and Central America.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 2gypsiesfarm
MONAH M, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear 2gypsiesfarm, Thank you for your visit to the Museum of Native American History. We hope it is the beginning of many more interesting visits to learn more about the history of the first people of the Americas. Charlotte Buchanan-Yale Director

Reviewed 4 days ago

Kind of bored with the weather and decided we'd try this museum - probably good for a short visit. We were amazed and spent 2 hours and could have spent twice that time and we are not big Native American buffs. So interesting and the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ARSANDI
MONAH M, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear ARSANDI, The Museum of Native American History had the same effect on me. I thought my visit would last about 30 minutes and 7 years later-- here I am. And by the by, I absolutely bored with this weather as I peek outside checking...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You could literally spend hours there reading. It’s very informative. If you want to go through and read most of it I would recommend that you have a good amount of time to do so. They have handhelds that you can listen to but I...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank daearp5349
MONAH M, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear daearp5349, Thank you so much for the 5 star review of your visit to the Museum of Native American History. You can "literally spend hours" here. Heck, we do. We hope you will stay in touch as we add new artifacts and inspiring events....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very fun place to take the kids. Amazing artifacts, very well displayed. After touring the museum take the kids outside to the teepee and search for arrowheads. And they get to keep them.More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank willt2
MONAH M, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear willt2, The Museum of Native American History IS "a very fun place to take the kids." It is our mission to educate future generations about the first people with the 14,000 year story we tell through the art and artifacts in the exhibit. We...More

Reviewed January 6, 2019

This is a very well done privately owned museum. The owner has collected Native American artifacts for years and has put together one of the best private collections in the United States. There are self guided audio guides with wonderful information about the exhibits. The...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jo J
MONAH M, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jo J, Thank you so much for the lovely 5 star review of your experience at the Museum of Native American History. From the visionary David Bogle who created the museum to our youngest staff member-- the museum is a labor of love that...More

Reviewed January 2, 2019

An amazing small museum just packed with facinating artifacts. So much more than one might expect. Well laid out and well lit.More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Sue L
MONAH M, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sue L, Thank you for visiting the Museum of Naive American History in Bentonville, Arkansas. We hope our visitors leave the museum inspired to want to learn more about a favorite artifact and the history of the first people of the Americas. Stay in...More

Reviewed December 30, 2018

We love this place. What a comprehensive collection of Native American art and History. The collection of family heirlooms that were donated to the museum were so very interesting to look at and read about.More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank NewGrandma01
MONAH M, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear NewGrandma01, Being a new grandma, I'm sure we will see you more often at the Museum of Native American History with our fun and educational events for children. Plus, they are fun for grandmas too! Thank you for the 5 star review! Charlotte Buchanan-Yale...More

Reviewed December 26, 2018

This is a very informative and nice museum. Good for the whole family.Very clean and nicely organized.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank HeikeE_12
MONAH M, director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded December 28, 2018

Dear HeikeE_12, Thank you so much for the 5 star review of your experience at the Museum of Native American History. We hope you will stay in touch and visit often as we add new artifacts and inspiring events throughout 2019. Charlotte Buchanan-Yale Director

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Marilee P
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Dear Marilee P., The Museum of Native American History is founded by David Bogle who is registered Cherokee. If I can be of any further assistance please feel free to contact me at the Museum of Native American History... More
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