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Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center

110 Pequot Trl, Mashantucket, CT 06338-3823
+1 800-411-9671
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Phenomenal!

My son was studying the Pequot War, so we thought it would be great to visit this museum. I have to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
hjbjd
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Londonderry, New Hampshire
via mobile
UNBELIEVABLE!!!!

This is by far the BEST Native American Museum in the world!!!! They're created a life-size... read more

Reviewed April 19, 2018
Lisa212015
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Coventry, Rhode Island
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The Pequot Museum, located in an ancient cedar forest minutes away from Foxwoods Resort Casino, is the largest Native American museum of its kind in the world.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
110 Pequot Trl, Mashantucket, CT 06338-3823
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+1 800-411-9671
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"observation tower"
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"native americans"
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"audio tour"
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"ice age"
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"life size"
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"mashantucket pequot"
in 17 reviews
"all ages"
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"own pace"
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"gift shop"
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"great place to learn"
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"field trip"
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"great exhibits"
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"self guided"
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"great for kids"
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"new england"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My son was studying the Pequot War, so we thought it would be great to visit this museum. I have to say it is quite impressive with the many exhibits, short films, archaeological finds, information displays, etc. There is also an area that you can...More

Thank hjbjd
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Reviewed April 19, 2018

This is by far the BEST Native American Museum in the world!!!! They're created a life-size village and it's completely authentic. I took three children, and they were completely enthralled... as were all of the adults! You're given a "phone" and you punch in numbers...More

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Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

If you live in Connecticut or are just visiting, you must visit the Pequot and learn the history of their people and the land.

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Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

I was extremely impressed by the quality of the exhibits and depth of knowledge . My grandson is almost 9 and enjoyed it as well. The attention to detail as well as historical breadth should be valued by anyone interested in the Native American experience,...More

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Reviewed April 1, 2018

Native American history has always fascinated me, so I try to visit as many museums about the First People as I can, and this is the nicest, most well put together museum in New England. The building's exterior is very deceptive; the exhibit is much...More

Thank Ashton S
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Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

Just visited today on its opening day and the centre is fantastic we were disappointed that the high viewing platform was out of commission until possibly May and how sparsely stocked the souvenir area was. The view from the platform would have been quite beautiful...More

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Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

I just went to scope the place out so that I could recommend it to other people and to take my own grandchildren. Absolutely outstanding can’t wait to do it

Thank Nancy U
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Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

I have always been interested in the life and ways of Native American from this part of the country. This museum gives great insight on how they lived their lives with excellent exhibits. You actually feel like you are walking through a Pequot Village from...More

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Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed this stay in the beautiful suite. Foxwoods has so much to offer is not just casino. I love the Tanger outlets, the Scorpion Bar had very good food and drinks. My 3rd time staying in the Fox tower first in the directors...More

Thank Maria P
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Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

This is a memorable establishment, full of interest for the whole family. As well as fascinating exhibits of historical and cultural value there is a gift shop and restaurants or cafes.

Thank Bob S
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Lisa212015
April 11, 2018|
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Response from Terry K | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Great place with tables inside and out. Enjoy!
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Dale D
August 12, 2016|
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Response from pequotmuseum | Property representative |
Hello, please contact our Group Sales department at (860) 396-6839 or email us and we will be able to assist you from there!
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Angela-1151
July 10, 2016|
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Response from pequotmuseum | Property representative |
Yes, there is a shuttle from Foxwoods Resort & Casino to The Pequot Museum, several times every hour.
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