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Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture

2316 W 1st Ave, Spokane, WA 99201-5906
+1 509-456-3931
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Great Museum

The MAC is a great place to learn about local history. They also have amazing exhibits brought in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MexpatSpartan
via mobile
I like to visit to see what's new & see the Campbell's house

They get interesting visiting exhibits. I go everytime it changes & sometimes just to visit the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Crystal P
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Mead, Washington
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The Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture (MAC) is the largest cultural organization in the Inland Northwest with five underground galleries, an orientation gallery, cafe, store, education center, community room and the Center for Plateau Cultural Studies. The museum campus also includes the historic 1898 Campbell House, a library & archives, an auditorium and outdoor amphitheater. The exhibits and programs focus on three major disciplines: American Indian and other cultures, regional history and visual art. The Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture is an affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution, and is accredited by the American Association of Museums. Hours are Tuesday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays are half-price admission days. On Wednesdays, the museum is open until 8:00 p.m. Closed Mondays and major holidays.
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2316 W 1st Ave, Spokane, WA 99201-5906
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+1 509-456-3931
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The MAC is a great place to learn about local history. They also have amazing exhibits brought in from the Smithsonian. The current exhibit actually is all about the TV show Zombie Nation which is actually filmed in Spokane including some scenes in the museum...More

Thank MexpatSpartan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They get interesting visiting exhibits. I go everytime it changes & sometimes just to visit the Campbell house.It is currently about how they make a zombie series

Thank Crystal P
Reviewed 9 April 2017

It had been several years since we had been to the MAC. Yesterday we attended the attraction : Titans of the Ice Age. It was worth the admission cost of $15. There were several rooms dedicated to Mammoths and Mastodons with a real variety of...More

1  Thank potatofish
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We specifically came for the mammoth traveling exhibit. There was very little of an exhibit. Each room with the exhibit had at least two videos or movies playing at the same time so that the noise from one video over powered the other. One could...More

Thank Sillyme2
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Between the static exhibits and the great traveling exhibits they bring in, this place is great and so enriching for a family trip. The staff are excellent and we are lucky here in Spokane to have such a great attraction. The Lego exhibit was by...More

Thank Jason F
Reviewed 6 March 2017

This museum had a lot of mammoth displays. If you and your family are into mammoths then you are going to love this museum. I expected more artifacts that told the story of the Spokane Tribe of Natives. Instead, there were just a few artifacts...More

Thank K9268OItraveler
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great traveling exhibits along with locally produced events. Right now the museum is undergoing significant change in leadership with a new Executive Director coming on board at the end of February. There will be many new things happening at the Museum as it kicks off...More

Thank SAMiller523
Reviewed 15 December 2016

The MAC is always a treat. It's traveling exhibits are second to none. Right now, for instance, there is an Egyptian exhibit until Jan. 6, 2017. Spokane is very fortunate to have world class shows like this one. Show your support and GO!

1  Thank RushCubFan
Reviewed 30 November 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed the traveling Egypt Exhibit. The rest of the museum contained some local art. Don't miss the historic home and carriage house next door. Their a real treat.

2  Thank Unknown_Traveler
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

At only $10 per person it is well worth the stop. The Ancient Egypt exhibit is small but adequate. There was a lot of interactive fun for kids but interesting facts for adults. This museum appears to be geared towards kids but was enjoyable nonetheless....More

1  Thank Stacey A
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