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The Eiteljorg Museum

500 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2707
+1 317-636-9378
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The West

Interesting exhibits and a unique collection relating to the West. Great sculptures and the gift... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
therese l
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Cobleskill, New York
Essential stop for Western and Native American art

Housed in a striking complex that recalls early Southwestern Pueblo architecture, the Eiteljorg... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kirk E
,
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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The museum houses Indian artifacts, as well as works by famous Western artists.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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500 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2707
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+1 317-636-9378
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"native americans"
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"jingle rails"
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"grand canyon"
in 34 reviews
"ansel adams"
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"american west"
in 21 reviews
"indian art"
in 21 reviews
"old west"
in 13 reviews
"train display"
in 13 reviews
"paintings and sculptures"
in 9 reviews
"frederic remington"
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"charles russell"
in 8 reviews
"children's area"
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"special exhibit"
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"gift shop"
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"great collection"
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"the lower level"
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"second floor"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting exhibits and a unique collection relating to the West. Great sculptures and the gift shop has some fantastic items.

Thank therese l
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Housed in a striking complex that recalls early Southwestern Pueblo architecture, the Eiteljorg collection is a mandatory stop for anyone interested in the visual interpretation of Western history. Downstairs galleries rival those in Santa Fe for their comprehensive array of notable artists (Victor Higgins and...More

1  Thank Kirk E
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is stunning, both inside and out. Conveniently located and with a beautiful facade the museum contains excellent art from both western and Native American artists. The new exhibit on the Hollywood western was excellent and contained some really stunning original pieces from movie...More

1  Thank Lincoln G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum is definitely worth a visit. Great and diverse collection of Indigenous American art and artifacts. Nice gift shop.

Thank LittlebitRoth
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great western cowboy movie memorabilia exhibit...loved it...and the permanent collection is a great A plus...

Thank AaronFWA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum has an interesting exhibit on now (Spring 2018): The Reel West, which includes artifacts and photos and film clips from Westerns, both TV and movies. The permanent exhibits of Native American art and western artists are attractive and attractively displayed. The museums's strongest...More

1  Thank Karen K
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

If you happen to go at the time of the Indian Market and Festival, you can see the Museum, but also dozens of Native American artisans and musicians. Many interesting exhibits and beautiful artwork.

Thank Wcope213
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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Nice museum, but it is very hands off; security guard constantly walking around. If you go, don't wear a backpack of any type, they will ask that you don't wear it as a backpack, stating it could bump something, but most items were enclosed in...More

Thank Cali_born2016
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

The Eiteljorg Museum is an American Indian and Western Art museum. It was good but I wouldn’t recommend it for $15. When I looked at the visitor’s map, there’s three floors with what looks like a lot of exhibits on each floor. The first floor...More

Thank VikkiBee
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

What a delightful museum! Terrific, deep collection of art of the West as well as an interesting collection of Native American contemporary art. Housed in a really lovely building. Never expected to find such bubble of the West in the Midwest. Nice area for kids...More

Thank Furcow
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Carolyn G
15 February 2015|
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Response from PapaJeee | Reviewed this property |
You have asked your question in the wrong section. This museum is in Indianapolis and you are asking for a hotel in Dublin!?!?! There isn't a Maldron Hotel in Indy
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