Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art 500 W. Washington St. Indianapolis, Indiana 46204

Its mission—to inspire an appreciation and understanding of the art, history and cultures of the American West and the indigenous peoples of North America. The museum executes this charge in exciting and often surprising ways. For more information log on to eiteljorg.org

 

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Oct

30

Sat
Sat, Oct 30, 2021 10:00 AM - Sat, Oct 30, 2021 7:00 PM @ Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

Our highly anticipated Día de Muertos celebration is back in person at the Eiteljorg Saturday, Oct. 30! Enjoy FREE admission during a day of celebration with performances, art-making, Mercado vendors, community groups, and a community-curated art and altar display.

We’re excited to welcome you back to the museum to celebrate Dia de Muertos in person. For the safety of all guests and visitors, capacity will be limited, so advance ticket registration is strongly recommended. Performances will take place on the outdoor stage throughout the day, and other activities will be spread indoors and out. This is a rain or shine event. In accordance with the current and evolving Covid pandemic and health guidance, visitors are required to wear masks while in the museum.

Visit Eiteljorg.org/diademuertos to view the full event schedule.

Sponsored by Citizen’s Energy Group

Thanks to our partners Arte Mexicano En Indiana, Nopal Cultural, and Consulado de Mexico en Indianapolis

Tags: Live Music, performances, dance, art, Mercado vendors, community groups

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Jan

18

Sat
Sat, Jan 18, 2020 10:00 AM - Sat, Jan 18, 2020 5:00 PM @ Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

This fascinating exhibition features touchable sculptures of bronze by renowned artist Michael Naranjo (Santa Clara Pueblo) as part of an initiative to make exhibitions accessible to all individuals.

Tags: Art, renowned artist Michael Naranjo

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Nov

02

Sat
Sat, Nov 02, 2019 10:00 AM - Sat, Nov 02, 2019 5:00 PM @ Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

Next Thursday, Oct. 10, Nopal Cultural’s Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Art and Ofrenda (altar) exhibit will open to the public. You’ll be able to peruse elaborate ofrendas designed by local artists and organizations to honor the lives of those who have passed. And, don’t miss out on seeing artwork created by this year’s featured artist Carlos Sosa. Be sure to leave a personal note on the community ofrenda. This exhibit is FREE to view in the Lilly Theater.

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Nov

01

Fri
Fri, Nov 01, 2019 10:00 AM - Fri, Nov 01, 2019 5:00 PM @ Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

Next Thursday, Oct. 10, Nopal Cultural’s Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Art and Ofrenda (altar) exhibit will open to the public. You’ll be able to peruse elaborate ofrendas designed by local artists and organizations to honor the lives of those who have passed. And, don’t miss out on seeing artwork created by this year’s featured artist Carlos Sosa. Be sure to leave a personal note on the community ofrenda. This exhibit is FREE to view in the Lilly Theater.

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Oct

31

Thu
Thu, Oct 31, 2019 10:00 AM - Thu, Oct 31, 2019 5:00 PM @ Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

Next Thursday, Oct. 10, Nopal Cultural’s Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Art and Ofrenda (altar) exhibit will open to the public. You’ll be able to peruse elaborate ofrendas designed by local artists and organizations to honor the lives of those who have passed. And, don’t miss out on seeing artwork created by this year’s featured artist Carlos Sosa. Be sure to leave a personal note on the community ofrenda. This exhibit is FREE to view in the Lilly Theater.

Tags: Nopal Cultural’s Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Art and Ofrenda (altar) exhibit, Eiteljorg Museum

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Oct

31

Thu
Thu, Oct 31, 2019 10:00 AM - Thu, Oct 31, 2019 3:00 PM @ Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

PopUp Business School is returning to the USA!

Hosted by IUPUI and SOURCE River West Entrepreneurship Center from Monday 21st October, the PopUp Team will be running our leading alternative business course showing you practical ways to start a business for free, regardless of where you’re at on your journey everyday for two weeks in Indianapolis.

ANYONE can start a business. What most people need is to be shown how.

The course is free thanks to the support of SOURCE, IUPUI, Indianapolis University and John Boner Neighborhood Centers

No one has EVER paid to attend. NO upselling. NO surprises. NO hidden terms and conditions. We promise.

You don’t have to come everyday but the more you come, the more you will get out of it. All sessions are completely free, but places are limited, so booking is essential.

Tags: PopUp Business School, IUPUI, SOURCE River West Entrepreneurship Center, Free Training, Workshop

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Oct

30

Wed
Wed, Oct 30, 2019 10:00 AM - Wed, Oct 30, 2019 5:00 PM @ Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

Next Thursday, Oct. 10, Nopal Cultural’s Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Art and Ofrenda (altar) exhibit will open to the public. You’ll be able to peruse elaborate ofrendas designed by local artists and organizations to honor the lives of those who have passed. And, don’t miss out on seeing artwork created by this year’s featured artist Carlos Sosa. Be sure to leave a personal note on the community ofrenda. This exhibit is FREE to view in the Lilly Theater.

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Oct

29

Tue
Tue, Oct 29, 2019 10:00 AM - Tue, Oct 29, 2019 5:00 PM @ Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

Next Thursday, Oct. 10, Nopal Cultural’s Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Art and Ofrenda (altar) exhibit will open to the public. You’ll be able to peruse elaborate ofrendas designed by local artists and organizations to honor the lives of those who have passed. And, don’t miss out on seeing artwork created by this year’s featured artist Carlos Sosa. Be sure to leave a personal note on the community ofrenda. This exhibit is FREE to view in the Lilly Theater.

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Oct

28

Mon
Mon, Oct 28, 2019 10:00 AM - Mon, Oct 28, 2019 5:00 PM @ Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

Next Thursday, Oct. 10, Nopal Cultural’s Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Art and Ofrenda (altar) exhibit will open to the public. You’ll be able to peruse elaborate ofrendas designed by local artists and organizations to honor the lives of those who have passed. And, don’t miss out on seeing artwork created by this year’s featured artist Carlos Sosa. Be sure to leave a personal note on the community ofrenda. This exhibit is FREE to view in the Lilly Theater.

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Oct

27

Sun
Sun, Oct 27, 2019 12:00 PM - Sun, Oct 27, 2019 5:00 PM @ Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

Next Thursday, Oct. 10, Nopal Cultural’s Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Art and Ofrenda (altar) exhibit will open to the public. You’ll be able to peruse elaborate ofrendas designed by local artists and organizations to honor the lives of those who have passed. And, don’t miss out on seeing artwork created by this year’s featured artist Carlos Sosa. Be sure to leave a personal note on the community ofrenda. This exhibit is FREE to view in the Lilly Theater.

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Oct

26

Sat
Sat, Oct 26, 2019 10:00 AM - Sat, Oct 26, 2019 5:00 PM @ Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

Next Thursday, Oct. 10, Nopal Cultural’s Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Art and Ofrenda (altar) exhibit will open to the public. You’ll be able to peruse elaborate ofrendas designed by local artists and organizations to honor the lives of those who have passed. And, don’t miss out on seeing artwork created by this year’s featured artist Carlos Sosa. Be sure to leave a personal note on the community ofrenda. This exhibit is FREE to view in the Lilly Theater.

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Oct

25

Fri
Fri, Oct 25, 2019 10:00 AM - Fri, Oct 25, 2019 5:00 PM @ Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

Next Thursday, Oct. 10, Nopal Cultural’s Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Art and Ofrenda (altar) exhibit will open to the public. You’ll be able to peruse elaborate ofrendas designed by local artists and organizations to honor the lives of those who have passed. And, don’t miss out on seeing artwork created by this year’s featured artist Carlos Sosa. Be sure to leave a personal note on the community ofrenda. This exhibit is FREE to view in the Lilly Theater.

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Oct

24

Thu
Thu, Oct 24, 2019 10:00 AM - Thu, Oct 24, 2019 5:00 PM @ Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

Next Thursday, Oct. 10, Nopal Cultural’s Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Art and Ofrenda (altar) exhibit will open to the public. You’ll be able to peruse elaborate ofrendas designed by local artists and organizations to honor the lives of those who have passed. And, don’t miss out on seeing artwork created by this year’s featured artist Carlos Sosa. Be sure to leave a personal note on the community ofrenda. This exhibit is FREE to view in the Lilly Theater.

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Oct

23

Wed
Wed, Oct 23, 2019 10:00 AM - Wed, Oct 23, 2019 5:00 PM @ Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

Next Thursday, Oct. 10, Nopal Cultural’s Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Art and Ofrenda (altar) exhibit will open to the public. You’ll be able to peruse elaborate ofrendas designed by local artists and organizations to honor the lives of those who have passed. And, don’t miss out on seeing artwork created by this year’s featured artist Carlos Sosa. Be sure to leave a personal note on the community ofrenda. This exhibit is FREE to view in the Lilly Theater.

Tags: Nopal Cultural’s Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Art and Ofrenda (altar) exhibit, Eiteljorg Museum

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Oct

22

Tue
Tue, Oct 22, 2019 10:00 AM - Tue, Oct 22, 2019 5:00 PM @ Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

Next Thursday, Oct. 10, Nopal Cultural’s Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Art and Ofrenda (altar) exhibit will open to the public. You’ll be able to peruse elaborate ofrendas designed by local artists and organizations to honor the lives of those who have passed. And, don’t miss out on seeing artwork created by this year’s featured artist Carlos Sosa. Be sure to leave a personal note on the community ofrenda. This exhibit is FREE to view in the Lilly Theater.

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Oct

21

Mon
Mon, Oct 21, 2019 10:00 AM - Mon, Oct 21, 2019 5:00 PM @ Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

Next Thursday, Oct. 10, Nopal Cultural’s Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Art and Ofrenda (altar) exhibit will open to the public. You’ll be able to peruse elaborate ofrendas designed by local artists and organizations to honor the lives of those who have passed. And, don’t miss out on seeing artwork created by this year’s featured artist Carlos Sosa. Be sure to leave a personal note on the community ofrenda. This exhibit is FREE to view in the Lilly Theater.

Tags: Nopal Cultural’s Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Art and Ofrenda (altar) exhibit, Eiteljorg Museum

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Oct

20

Sun
Sun, Oct 20, 2019 12:00 PM - Sun, Oct 20, 2019 5:00 PM @ Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

Next Thursday, Oct. 10, Nopal Cultural’s Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Art and Ofrenda (altar) exhibit will open to the public. You’ll be able to peruse elaborate ofrendas designed by local artists and organizations to honor the lives of those who have passed. And, don’t miss out on seeing artwork created by this year’s featured artist Carlos Sosa. Be sure to leave a personal note on the community ofrenda. This exhibit is FREE to view in the Lilly Theater.

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Oct

19

Sat
Sat, Oct 19, 2019 10:00 AM - Sat, Oct 19, 2019 5:00 PM @ Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

Next Thursday, Oct. 10, Nopal Cultural’s Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Art and Ofrenda (altar) exhibit will open to the public. You’ll be able to peruse elaborate ofrendas designed by local artists and organizations to honor the lives of those who have passed. And, don’t miss out on seeing artwork created by this year’s featured artist Carlos Sosa. Be sure to leave a personal note on the community ofrenda. This exhibit is FREE to view in the Lilly Theater.

Tags: Nopal Cultural’s Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Art and Ofrenda (altar) exhibit, Eiteljorg Museum

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Oct

18

Fri
Fri, Oct 18, 2019 10:00 AM - Fri, Oct 18, 2019 5:00 PM @ Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

Next Thursday, Oct. 10, Nopal Cultural’s Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Art and Ofrenda (altar) exhibit will open to the public. You’ll be able to peruse elaborate ofrendas designed by local artists and organizations to honor the lives of those who have passed. And, don’t miss out on seeing artwork created by this year’s featured artist Carlos Sosa. Be sure to leave a personal note on the community ofrenda. This exhibit is FREE to view in the Lilly Theater.

Tags: Nopal Cultural’s Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Art and Ofrenda (altar) exhibit, Eiteljorg Museum

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Jul

03

Wed
Wed, Jul 03, 2019 6:00 PM - Wed, Jul 03, 2019 8:00 PM @ Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

Eiteljorg Museum’s Summer Under The Sails Concert Series

Bands hit the stage at 6 p.m. each Wednesday evening in June and July. So bring a friend, grab a bite from the museum café and enjoy live music by Alan Kaye and The Toons (Rock and Roll) under The Sails.

The museum is open until 8 p.m. on concert nights, with free admission into the building starting at 5 p.m. for guests to come and go during performances.

Outdoor concerts are dog friendly.*

Tags: Eiteljorg Museum’s Summer Under The Sails Concert Series, Live Music, Outdoors, Alan Kaye and The Toons

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