Mitchell Museum
of the American Indian

3001 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847.475.1030

Education - Living Cultures

For Teachers

The Mitchell Museum offers pre- and post-museum visit learning materials, as well as Loan Boxes that cover the 5 regions of the U.S. and parts of Canada.

Traveling Programs

Native Peoples Today presentations are offered throughout the area. Docents or staff can display and present materials and stories of American Indian culture to your group. Please contact the museum for more information.

Library

The Mitchell Museum of the American Indian collection contains over 3,000 library books and periodicals. In addition, the library contains video and DVD holdings available for public viewing.

Collections

The Mitchell Museum of the American Indian houses over 10,000 objects carefully stored and monitored. Many objects are on display, but even more are in storage preserved for use in future exhibitions, programs, and by researchers.

 

 

NOW SHOWING:

Contemporary Native Women Opening the Doors to Change

A special exhibit showcasing twelve leaders whose contributions make a difference in the lives of countless people. 

On Display
June 2016 to June 2017

HOURS & ADMISSION
Tuesday – Saturday:
10am – 5pm
Thursday: 10am – 8pm
Sunday: 12pm – 4pm

Adults: $5.00
Children, students, teachers, seniors: $3.00 
Mitchell Members: FREE
Tribal Members: FREE

 

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