The Mitchell Museum of the American Indian is one of only a few museums in the nation that focuses exclusively on the history, culture, and arts of the American Indian and First Nation peoples of the United States and Canada. More about the Mitchell>>
of the American Indian
3001 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
Visit our newest exhibit "Storytelling: Inspiring Traditions for Generations"
Across the country, there are hundreds of thousands of stories that make up the oral traditions of North America’s first people. Stories that share, record, entertain, and teach others about this life and culture. "Storytelling: Inspiring Traditions for Generations"considers contemporary issues facing American Indian cultures, such as language preservation and land ownership. Learn how American Indians use storytelling traditions as tools to face these concerns.
Make a craft,
Our Ho-Chunk Ciporoke
(Chee-poe-doe-kay) is now open for tours.
Please join us on Sunday, Nov. 23 for Ho-Chunk History & Culture
John Dall, Ho-Chunk
(Teachers can earn CPDU credits) Fee: $10, Non-Members/$12
Weather permitted please call our Visitor Services for a docent-led tour.
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