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Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center

110 Pequot Trl, Mashantucket, CT 06338-3823
+1 800-411-9671
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Really liked the museum

Spent a little over 2 hours at the museum. I would recommend between 2 and 3 & 1/2 hours. It has... read more

Reviewed April 27, 2017
L B
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Tinton Falls, New Jersey
via mobile
So realistic

I really enjoyed this place, the Indians looked almost real, the village so real, I felt I stepped... read more

Reviewed April 12, 2017
whatever920
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Colchester, Vermont
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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.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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110 Pequot Trl, Mashantucket, CT 06338-3823
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Reviewed April 27, 2017

Spent a little over 2 hours at the museum. I would recommend between 2 and 3 & 1/2 hours. It has both exhibits and several different movies on two floors. There was also an observation tower. I thought it was well done overall and worth...More

Thank L B
pequotmuseum, Marketing & Development Associate at Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center, responded to this reviewResponded April 28, 2017

Thank you very much for your feedback, we are so glad you found it well done and we are very sorry about your less-than-stellar Pequot Cafe experience, we hope you will visit us again soon so we can make up for it.

Reviewed April 12, 2017

I really enjoyed this place, the Indians looked almost real, the village so real, I felt I stepped back in time. The place is so clean, the gift shop is very nice, I really enjoyed the history and especially the movies. Most of the time...More

Thank whatever920
pequotmuseum, Marketing & Development Associate at Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center, responded to this reviewResponded April 28, 2017

We are happy our museum left such a good impression on you!

Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit. If you have a chance..go!! Love the village that is set up inside of how the Indian people lived. You walk through it. Everything life size. Great exhibits. Would love to go back soon and spend more time here.

Thank Laurie C
pequotmuseum, Marketing & Development Associate at Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center, responded to this reviewResponded April 28, 2017

Thank you Laurie and we would love to have you back!

Reviewed April 2, 2017

This Museum, located near Foxwoods, is a must see. It showcases the history of the Pequot Native American Tribe. The highlight of the Museum, is the faux village. It shows what a real Pequot village would look like. At the end of the Museum, is...More

Thank Riley M
pequotmuseum, Marketing & Development Associate at Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center, responded to this reviewResponded April 28, 2017

Thank you so much for the kind words, Riley!

Reviewed March 16, 2017

A very well designed museum. It shares the history of the region and the Mashantucket Tribe. The hand held guide is very informative. The life-size diorama is fantastic. Our 8 year old grandson and 5 year old granddaughter were mesmerized through out the whole museum.They...More

Thank glang27
pequotmuseum, Marketing & Development Associate at Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2017

We are so glad to hear you and your family had a positive experience with us and and we can't wait for to show your family what we have in store for Eyes on Owls on April 15th!

Reviewed January 6, 2017

An amazing museum which captivated the whole family (kids aged 8, 10, 13, 17, 19 and 22). We spent three hours here but would have liked to have stayed longer. There is so much to see and explore. Whilst the museum is closed during winter,...More

1  Thank HeikiV
pequotmuseum, Marketing & Development Associate at Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2017

We are so glad you and your entire family had a great time with us!

Reviewed January 4, 2017

This is probably one of the best Museums you can visit. Despite having a family with a really negative view on the native people given the affects of the Abenaki Slave trade and grandparents that think the raid on Groton just happened yesterday To get...More

1  Thank jhessup L
pequotmuseum, Marketing & Development Associate at Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2017

Thank you so much for the kind words!

Reviewed December 4, 2016

This museum gives a great history. There is a lot of Native art to appreciate and to help understand their history. There are also oral histories given. Then there is a part of the museum that shows tool of the unit and the animals which...More

1  Thank Kristenrose G
pequotmuseum, Marketing & Development Associate at Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center, responded to this reviewResponded December 15, 2016

Thank you for the kind words!

Reviewed December 2, 2016

This place is a well designed museum. It shares the history of the reagion and the Mashantucket Pequot people. The descriptions given via the hand held guide are very informative. The life-size diorama is GREAT. My 13 yr old granddaughter was totally involved through out...More

Thank Karen H
pequotmuseum, Marketing & Development Associate at Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center, responded to this reviewResponded December 15, 2016

Thank you for sharing, we can't wait for you and your family to return!

Reviewed November 26, 2016

well designed museum with realistic sets depicting Life of ancient Indians.Various aspects of their life are well depicted, with realistic setups. it shows evolution spread over 8000 years. You get a real glimpse of ancient American history.

Thank RbellBangalore
pequotmuseum, Marketing & Development Associate at Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center, responded to this reviewResponded December 15, 2016

thanks for the review

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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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Tinkita22
July 9, 2016|
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Veterans are admitted to the annual Honoring the Veterans Powwow for free. The rest of the year the admission to the Museum is as follows: Adults: $20 Seniors (65+): $15 College Students (with ID): $15 Youth (6-17... More
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