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Kwahadi Museum of the American Indian

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You don't have to be in Scouting to enjoy the Kwahadi Kiva!

An interesting museum packed with First Nations art, regalia and artifacts. A superb Trading Post... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2019
Mike R
Montreal, Canada
A Little Different -Impressed by Dedication of the Volunteers

We visited the Kwahadi Museum as part of a West Texas tour. The museum is funded and totally run by... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
McKinney, Texas
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Reviewed 16 January 2019

An interesting museum packed with First Nations art, regalia and artifacts. A superb Trading Post for that unique piece of aboriginal art or jewellery is also onsite. Be sure to check the schedule of shows which are frequently put on by the Scouts of the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Mike R
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Stayed at my hotel two nights just to make sure I could go to this- and found out it is only open on weekend afternoons? Well, at least point that out in your advertising.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank tishad58
Reviewed 25 June 2018

We visited the Kwahadi Museum as part of a West Texas tour. The museum is funded and totally run by volunteers and public donations. We enjoyed a dance demonstration of about 10 different native Indian dances done by local teens aged 12-17. They made all...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank WendyHappiness1
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Our group had lunch, dance program, introduction to museum, museum on our own and gift shop time. It was an excellent experience. It would be wonderful if they had the money to expand. I will return if back that way. The love of this this...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank JAC039
Reviewed 10 June 2018

We dropped in hoping to get some orientation to the native American history and culture. Well, there was a little of that, especially in conversation with the volunteer staff. But the displays were not particularly informative--in fact, most of the work on display is paintinngs...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank TR26
Reviewed 2 June 2018

This place has tons of Indian artifacts and their love of the Indian cultures show. Cute little gift shop with some nice items and music.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank gdbatko
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Volunteer staff were excellent with an introduction to to the exhibits, well worth the entry fee and interesting paintings , photographs and exhibits Nice little shop with excellent choice of books about the Indians and their way of life Easily found of the i40

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank fozzie555
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

This was an ok stop, but not a must see. My grandson enjoyed seeing the teepee and animals hanging on the walls.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

In addition to exhibits on Native American culture & art, the center offers traditional dance performances, and serves as the meeting hall for Boy and Girl Scout troops. Many of the scouts earn merit badges for learning and performing traditional dances, art and crafts. The...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank BethanyLeah
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Take the family and spend some time. Great gift shop and lots of memorabilia that will interest even the most unplugged teen.

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank SunTraveler99
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