Mitchell Museum
of the American Indian

3001 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201

Museum Events December 2017

Alternating Thursdays 6:00 - 7:45 PM

Flute Group

Alternating Thursdays  
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Friday, December 1, 2017

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Free General Admission Day

December Weekend Arts Activities

Gifts for Potlaches and Giveaways

Every Saturday from 11:00 AM - Noon and

Sunday 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Gift giving is important to many Native American cultures, with potlaches and giveaways occurring still today. Make your own gifts for friends and family!

Crafts: Antler Necklace, Turtle Bracelet, and Beaver Bag


Native Fine Arts Holiday Market

Preview Party  

Friday, December 1

6:00 - 8:00 PM

$25 / $20 members


Holiday Market

Saturday, December 2

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Sunday, December 3

Noon - 4:00 PM

Free. Artist demonstrations are held next door in the museum's library and are included with museum admission.

See talented artists demonstrate their artistry and purchase beautiful, hand-crafted pieces directly from Native American artists. For more information, visit the Holiday Market page.


Winter Break DIY All Day Crafts!

Tuesday-Friday, December 19-29

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Free with regular admission

Bring the whole family to the museum to make a Design Coloring Book, God's Eye, or Wall Weaving!



Sunday, December 24 & 31

Museum closed


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

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


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