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Museum of Native American History

202 SW O St, Bentonville, AR 72712-3641
+1 479-273-2456
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I recommend 100%. Wonderful place to visit!! If you are intrigued by history it’s a fun... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Great Museum!

The museum was beautiful and full of information. Highly maintained with lots of artifacts from all... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks 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 through the constantly changing lives of the Native Americans, as seen through their artifacts . Our displays feature relics that date from over 14,000 years old to historic times. Come visit our museum and enjoy seeing some of the finest treasures ever created by early craftsmen.Schools and groups are welcomed, call to make reservations. Handicap Accessible
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recommend 100%. Wonderful place to visit!! If you are intrigued by history it’s a fun, informative and interactive place to visit. Mr. Bogle was so passionate about his heritage and his explanation of historical events kept us on edge. They have numerous artifacts from...More

Thank 885bobbyr
MONAH M, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear 885bobbyr, Thank you so much for the 5 star review of your experience at the Museum of Native American History. The year of 2018 is off and running with a new exhibit on the way and amazing new events from the new Creative Visions...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The museum was beautiful and full of information. Highly maintained with lots of artifacts from all periods. Recommend to all!!!More

Thank Cell Biology b
MONAH M, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Cell Biology b, Thank you for "Recommending to all!!" to make the Museum of Native American History a must destination when in Bentonville, Arkansas. One visit is rarely enough time to experience 14,000 years of history of the first people. We shall see you...More

Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to visit. It isn't a huge museum but they have enough artifacts and educational information to keep you busy and interested for an hour or more. Friendly staff, more than happy to help or answers questions. Very interesting things to...More

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MONAH M, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear kathy p, It IS a great place to visit. Quite the honor for all of us who work here to walk thorough those great doors everyday. We promise to always keep you engaged with new exhibits and events. Thank you for taking the time...More

Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Kids loved looking for arrow heads and checking out the displays and learning about weapons and clothing and culture of the different tribes from South, Central, and North America... Adults learned so much and I loved it. Donation based.. Highly recommend.More

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MONAH M, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2017

Dear Heather W, "...I can't say enough thank you's for the great review of your visit to the Museum of Native American History." The museum has a goal of educating future generations about the first people of the America's and to always be inspiring and...More

Reviewed 20 November 2017

My only question after the visit was, why isn't the place crowded. Very well maintained, very well guided and great artifacts.More

Thank Usman A
monah202, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2017

Dear Usman A, First of all thank you for your visit and 5 star review of your experience at the Museum of Native American History. Second-- to answer your only question, we are a private museum with no advertising budget and depend on being newsworthy...More

Reviewed 10 November 2017

If you're at all interested in Indian history of this area, you should spend some time here. There is a massive amount of arrowheads and other items like pottery & clothing on display that comes from this region. To make this all the more appealing,...More

Thank Barbara C
monah202, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2017

Dear Barbara C, Thank you for the 'Amazing 5 Star review about your visit to the Museum of Native American History. We hope this is the beginning of many more returns. Charlotte Buchanan-Yale Director

Reviewed 10 November 2017

Quite and extensive and interesting collection from the Americas and some other Countries. I really liked seeing the evolution of artifacts.

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monah202, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2017

Dear OP Traveler 100, Thank you for encouraging travelers to NW Arkansas to make the Museum of Native American History a must destination. We look forward to your next visit. Charlotte Buchanan-Yale Director

Reviewed 9 November 2017

This is a very comprehensive collection of important artifacts of our Native Americans. The displays are extensive and appropriate for the items. The Museum weaves the complex story of the life of the Native Americans in the early years of colonization. These people were very...More

Thank Gloria D
monah202, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Dear D, Thank you for sharing your experience at the Museum of Native American History. Your review highlights the ambitious story the museum features of the first people of the Americas. It is important to our story to add art and artifacts that give a...More

Reviewed 6 November 2017

We have been to many Native American Museums over the years, and this one packs a punch for the limit space that they have.More

Thank Jeffery M
monah202, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Dear Jefferey M, It is always appreciated to receive a great review from our visitors who have made Native American museums a destination. Thank you for encouraging others to visit the Museum of Native American History in Bentonville, Arkansas.. We hope you will visit again...More

Reviewed 5 November 2017

The museum has multiple rooms, each featuring one element of Native American life -- arrow heads, maps, cooking utensils, feather head dress, beaded decoration on clothing and jewelry, calendars using drawing. Staff provides headphones and speakers so visitors can educate themselves. Beautify gifts to purchase....More

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monah202, Director at Museum of Native American History, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Dear MAM7710, Thank you for the 5 star review of your experience at the Museum of Native American History. It is truly a labor of love and dedicated to an ambitious story of the first people from the Paleo period to the Eureopean Influence. With...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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