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The Eiteljorg Museum

500 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2707
+1 317-636-9378
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This museum is dedicated to keeping the stories of the native peoples alive. Their Reel West... read more

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Wonderful paintings

We love to visit museums showcasing Native Americans. The Eiteljorg had nice collections of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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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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Reviewed yesterday

This museum is dedicated to keeping the stories of the native peoples alive. Their Reel West exhibit it awesome and the artwork and history is excellent.

Thank SherryAuthor
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We love to visit museums showcasing Native Americans. The Eiteljorg had nice collections of paintings, woven baskets and pottery. I was surprised there were not more stone tools and arrowheads. I think I saw five arrowheads total. There were some hands on projects - wrap...More

Thank charlesc285
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The permanent collection here is a must see for anyone who appreciate the art and culture of the American West. The Reel West exhibit was an excellent mounting of the western cinema genre. The Remington and Charles Russell pieces were exceptional, as was the October...More

Thank Jake S
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

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 9 April 2018 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 6 April 2018 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 4 April 2018

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 3 April 2018

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

Thank AaronFWA
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

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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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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