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Address: Arizona 264 and Loop Road, P. O. Box 1840, Window Rock, AZ 86515
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+1 928-871-7941
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08:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Sat 08:00 - 17:00

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The museum has changing displays. The one we saw this visit was by native artists, and showed both contemporary and historic works. Labeling was good on the various works. It is a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Patrick M
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67 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum has changing displays. The one we saw this visit was by native artists, and showed both contemporary and historic works. Labeling was good on the various works. It is a small museum, but worth the visit when in the area.

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Thank Patrick M
Bridgeton, New Jersey
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533 reviews
298 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 201 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The highlight of our trip to the museum was going at the same time two busloads of children were onsite. It was so good to see their teachers directing them to specific museum pieces which matched their course of study. Even better was the children's eager response.The Tribal history was interspersed with art and artifacts. The story and exhibit of... More 

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Thank CyndyandByron
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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48 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

This modern museum portrays Navajo history and life, with artists and craftsmen demonstrating their skills. It is a must see feature of the Reservation.

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Thank Mark M
WINSTON SALEM
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12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

A friendly, welcoming museum with an excellent mix of art and history. I was warmly greeted by the man at the front desk and had the pleasure of meeting the curator, Clarenda Begay, who invited me to observe a weaving class that was underway. I also enjoyed the small display about the position of Miss Navajo Nation and how different... More 

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1 Thank Burton R
Los Angeles
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54 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a very impressive museum with multiple galleries, a beautiful central atrium and excellent displays. I would love to see them evolve some of their exhibits with a little more background for those of us who visit and aren't 'in the know' already. For example, there was memorabilia from a Navajo Code talker, and a tribute to the Code... More 

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1 Thank fmtrv
Lansdowne, Pennsylvania
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103 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Lovely and informative small museum I should not have to write more than I want to Not everyone uses lots of words

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1 Thank broadbeb111
Surabaya, Indonesia
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Well done. Five sections include a very nice collection of Navajo artists' work, information about the WWII Code Talkers, artefacts of the Navajo Nation, and the moving story of the relocation of the Navajo, their costly but stubborn resistance to the new land, and their successful return to their homeland. There is also a good 20 minute movie showing on... More 

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1 Thank H B
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17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We had our Gathering of Healers event at the museum for two days. It's a wonderful place with a nice auditorium and art presentation area and a great outside area where we had a drum circle... There are beautiful sheer cliffs surrounding the site.... just beautiful!

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1 Thank jeffh999
Northfield, NJ
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117 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

This museum provides information on the Navajo Indian's Trail of Tears. It houses samples of Native American artifacts, clothing and crafts. The museum currently has an exhibit of art pieces on the theme "if I could speak," It was a very enjoyable exhibit and a nice museum to spend time in.

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Thank MESNorthfield
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93 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Well maintained. Nice reception staff. Be sure u visit the zoo which is on the other side of the car park. The gallery and gift shop are interesting.

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Thank Sonia S

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