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Museum of Native American History

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Native American History

Very fun place to take the kids. Amazing artifacts, very well displayed. After touring the museum... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
willt2
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Bentonville, Arkansas
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This is a very well done privately owned museum. The owner has collected Native American artifacts... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The Museum of Native American History invites you to "Walk Through America's Past," where we will give you a glimpse into what life was like for America's first inhabitants. The museum is divided into five different time periods that will guide you...more
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202 SW O St, Bentonville, AR 72712-3641
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very fun place to take the kids. Amazing artifacts, very well displayed. After touring the museum take the kids outside to the teepee and search for arrowheads. And they get to keep them.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very well done privately owned museum. The owner has collected Native American artifacts for years and has put together one of the best private collections in the United States. There are self guided audio guides with wonderful information about the exhibits. The...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An amazing small museum just packed with facinating artifacts. So much more than one might expect. Well laid out and well lit.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Sue L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love this place. What a comprehensive collection of Native American art and History. The collection of family heirlooms that were donated to the museum were so very interesting to look at and read about.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very informative and nice museum. Good for the whole family.Very clean and nicely organized.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank HeikeE_12
MONAH M, director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear HeikeE_12, Thank you so much for the 5 star review of your experience at the Museum of Native American History. We hope you will stay in touch and visit often as we add new artifacts and inspiring events throughout 2019. Charlotte Buchanan-Yale Director

Reviewed 3 December 2018

The rarity of some of the artifacts shocked and delighted us. We didn't expect to find such unique and rare items in this gem of a museum. Make sure to use the audio wand. It allows you to listen for more information as wanted. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank funontheroad69
MONAH M, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear funontheroad69, Thank you for the "Fantastic" review of our fantastic collection that spans 14,000 years of the first people from South America to Alaska. We hope your visit is the beginning of many more returns to the Museum of Native American History in Bentonville,...More

Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

This small museum is worth a stop! The staff is helpful and the displays are wonderful. Get an audio wand as you enter so you can use it as you walk through. You can listen to any of the parts that interest you. The descriptions...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 2doglady
MONAH M, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear 2doglady, What a "Great Find" of a review about your experience at the Museum of Native American History! My first visit over six years ago was such a grand surprise that I decided to stay. Please stay in touch as we grow the museum's...More

Reviewed 13 November 2018

If you love Native American stuff, you will really enjoy the Museum of Native American History. A great variety of exhibits, friendly docents, and interesting enough for kids as well as adults

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank SkeeterBurney
MONAH M, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2018

Dear SkeeterBurney, Thank you for inspiring future visitors of the Museum of Native American History to make us a must destination when in NW Arkansas. We look forward to your next visit. Charlotte Buchanan-Yale Director

Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Actually enjoyed this museum. Full of fabulous artifacts and history. Take the time to go through this museum. It's paced at your leisure Very nice. We learned a lot and it was amazing. Nice visit and very informative. Free and donations accepted which was worth...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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MONAH M, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Dear Triecat612, We are glad that your experience at the Museum of Native American History was educational and enjoyable. We always say one visit is rarely enough time to take in a 14,000 year journey of the first people from South America to Alaska. We...More

Reviewed 5 November 2018

Please, please do not miss this lovely place! We almost did. We were stunned at how many important artifacts this museum has displayed! Their artifacts are truly a part of all of our history. We loved the pottery and the beaded costumes. We were impressed...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lacey C
MONAH M, Director. at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Lacey C, Thank you so much for taking a chance on your visit to Bentonville , Arkansas to experience the Museum of Native American History (MONAH). We are glad you came back for one of our many events that connects the past with present...More

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Marilee P
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Dear Marilee P., The Museum of Native American History is founded by David Bogle who is registered Cherokee. If I can be of any further assistance please feel free to contact me at the Museum of Native American History... More
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