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Enriching Experiences

The education hub includes kid-friendly lessons, art projects, and videos that explore the art, history, life and cultures of contemporary Native peoples and the peoples of the American West through artwork.

Recommended Media

Check out some recommended books, movies, video games and more.

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More To Learn At The Eiteljorg

Interactive Discovery Area

The Eiteljorg’s Nina Mason Pulliam Education Center is an immersive experience for learners of all ages. This family-friendly space includes hands-on play, art-making stations, a quiet room, and more.

Annual Family-Friendly Events

The Eiteljorg hosts cultural events that everyone in the family can enjoy throughout the year.

Indian Market & Festival

Since 1993, the Eiteljorg Indian Market and Festival has been one of the preeminent summer cultural events in downtown Indianapolis. Artists from more than 50 Native American or First Nations groups present art across multiple disciplines to be awarded, purchased, and enjoyed.

Dia De Muertos

Celebrate Day of the Dead (Dia de Muertos) at the Eiteljorg. Watch musical and dance performances, create art, shop at the Mercado (marketplace), meet artists-in-residence, peruse elaborate ofrendas (altars), enjoy a Catrina parade and so much more. This annual celebration is not to be missed!

Jingle Rails

Every winter, visitors explore the Eiteljorg’s popular annual holiday model train display, featuring reproductions of the landmarks of the American West and the skyline of downtown Indianapolis.

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Additional Resources

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