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The Eiteljorg Museum

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Imressive Collections of Native American and Western art

My wife and I spent about 3 hours in this museum. We particularly wanted to see the special... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
DMGAmes_Iowa
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Ames, Iowa
Always interesting; several exhibitions

Even though some galleries were closed there were a couple of interesting exhibitions. One was an... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alice I
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Winchester, Virginia
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The museum houses Indian artifacts, as well as works by famous Western artists.
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500 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2707
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Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I spent about 3 hours in this museum. We particularly wanted to see the special exhibit on the art of Harry Fonseca, which was outstanding. We also enjoyed the galleries on traditional/historic Native American cultures and the impressive collections of the works...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Even though some galleries were closed there were a couple of interesting exhibitions. One was an annual sale / display by contemporary artists. Prices ranged from a few thousand dollars to $25,000 and more. The exhibition of movie art was interesting. I was not as...More

Thank Alice I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Eiteljorg is one of the few Indianapolis museums that is open on Monday. So when we had a free Monday we thought we should catch up on the exhibits. There are always new things to see there. The exhibit on The Reel West reviewed...More

Thank Terry M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were reminded of the cool quiet of the adobe dwellings we visited during our time in the Southwest when we walked through the massive wooden doors of the Eiteljorg. What a pleasant surprise! When we visited, the "Quest for the West" art show was...More

Thank William D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was worth the price of admission just to see the western movie outfits and hats from some of my favorite movies. Beautiful exhibits and paintings also.

Thank Pike954
Reviewed 4 September 2018

The wedding was here. The ceremony was outdoors, reception in side and then the dancing was outdoors under the "sails". We saw just a little of the museum. Great mix of Western and American Indian art.

Thank tcuindy
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Old western movie fans will enjoy reminiscing about their favorite cowboy heroes. But the best part of the museum was the expansive displays of Native American art and artifacts. We especially enjoyed the collection related to local tribes, the Miami, the Delaware, and Potowatomi. But...More

Thank CyndyandByron
Reviewed 2 September 2018

I was very impressed with this museum - I wasn't sure what to expect when I went in, but I was very glad I did as it was very interesting and I learned a lot about Native American history and culture.

Thank Myddle
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The exhibit on western movies tried to put into context the slanted depiction of native americans and people of color, even women that have shaped our consciousness. The cafe served a great cuban sandwich with views of the canal. There is a kids area in...More

Thank Connie K
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

A good museum that is preserving the history and the traditions of the Native Americans of Indiana and surrounding areas. Native art is also presented in several forms and from several periods.

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Carolyn G
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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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