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Museum of Native American History

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Fantastic collection! Free museum.

The rarity of some of the artifacts shocked and delighted us. We didn't expect to find such unique... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
funontheroad69
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Wichita, Kansas
Great Find

This small museum is worth a stop! The staff is helpful and the displays are wonderful. Get an... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
2doglady
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Tennessee
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The Museum of Native American History invites you to "Walk Through America's Past," where we will give you a glimpse into what life was like for America's first inhabitants. The museum is divided into five different time periods that will guide you...more
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202 SW O St, Bentonville, AR 72712-3641
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All reviews arrow heads crystal bridges extensive collection projectile points stone tools central america great collection audio tour private collection all ages gift shop own pace free admission no charge on display bentonville area well worth the visit
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rarity of some of the artifacts shocked and delighted us. We didn't expect to find such unique and rare items in this gem of a museum. Make sure to use the audio wand. It allows you to listen for more information as wanted. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This small museum is worth a stop! The staff is helpful and the displays are wonderful. Get an audio wand as you enter so you can use it as you walk through. You can listen to any of the parts that interest you. The descriptions...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you love Native American stuff, you will really enjoy the Museum of Native American History. A great variety of exhibits, friendly docents, and interesting enough for kids as well as adults

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank SkeeterBurney
MONAH M, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear SkeeterBurney, Thank you for inspiring future visitors of the Museum of Native American History to make us a must destination when in NW Arkansas. We look forward to your next visit. Charlotte Buchanan-Yale Director

Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Actually enjoyed this museum. Full of fabulous artifacts and history. Take the time to go through this museum. It's paced at your leisure Very nice. We learned a lot and it was amazing. Nice visit and very informative. Free and donations accepted which was worth...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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MONAH M, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Triecat612, We are glad that your experience at the Museum of Native American History was educational and enjoyable. We always say one visit is rarely enough time to take in a 14,000 year journey of the first people from South America to Alaska. We...More

Reviewed 5 November 2018

Please, please do not miss this lovely place! We almost did. We were stunned at how many important artifacts this museum has displayed! Their artifacts are truly a part of all of our history. We loved the pottery and the beaded costumes. We were impressed...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

This museum surprised and delighted us. The collection is extensive and well organized. It appeals to all ages and interests. Everyone there was great! Their enthusiasm, knowledge and love for the collection really made the visit special. The gift shop had loads of unique items.More

Date of experience: October 2018
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MONAH M, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Dear FellowTraveler583680, Thank you so much for the "Excellent" review of your visit to the Museum of Native American History. It is a true labor of love for all of us MONAH and your enthusiasm-- I sure will-- encourage others to make the museum a...More

Reviewed 27 October 2018

Free museum that teaches about our Native American heritage. Many great exhibits. A self guided tour with listening devices to help explain things you have more interest in. Gift shop and the kids can look for arrowheads out front in the rocks when the tour...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Pebe D
MONAH M, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2018

Dear Pebe D, Thank you for the 5 circle review of your experience at the Museum of Native American History. We hope it is the beginning of many more returns as we add new artifacts and inspiring events that connect the past with present day...More

Reviewed 21 October 2018

Because we've been to many, many Native American museums & historic sites, I did not expect to be overwhelmed by this one. But THIS one is special & a bit different from most, & we thoroughly enjoyed it. First, it houses the largest projectile point...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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MONAH M, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2018

Dear JamaisVu, Thank you for the sharing your experience at the Museum of Native American History with future visitors. It makes us happy to read that it is the beginning of many more returns. Thank you again, Charlotte Buchanan-Yale Director

Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

While in town for Mountain biking we took time to see Museums in town. Good Idea. Museum of Native American is beautiful informative resource well worth the stop. They issued us a hand wand that gives a small description of 140 different objects

Date of experience: October 2018
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MONAH M, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2018

Dear Curtis P, Thank you for visiting the Museum of Native American History during Bike Week. We hope you will continue to bile by as we add new exhibits and events. Charlotte Buchanan-Yale Director

Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

On October 10 2018 Me and my family decide to have and adventure. We pic the state of Arkansas. In the city of Bentonville. We arrived to the museum around 130pm. As soon as we Open the door museum we find the most amazing employee...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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MONAH M, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Dear flako m, Thank you so much for the "Amazingly Fabulous Museum" review of your experience at the Museum of Native American History. For myself and our amazing staff at MONAH it was a true honor to meet you and your beautiful family. All our...More

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Marilee P
23 February 2015|
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Dear Marilee P., The Museum of Native American History is founded by David Bogle who is registered Cherokee. If I can be of any further assistance please feel free to contact me at the Museum of Native American History... More
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