Welcome!



Welcome to the National Museum of the American Indian in New York City!!! The National Museum of the American Indian is located inside the George Gustav Heye Center. Here there are many fun and exciting things about Native Americans that students can see, hear, and touch through their experience. The museum opened in October 1994 in lower Manhattan. Come and explore the diversity of the Native people of the Americas and the strength and continuity of their cultures from the earliest times to the present.









Created by Jaime Ericson, Allie Golden, Jacquelyn Kernaghan


The George Gustav Heye Center
Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House
One Bowling Green
New York, NY 10004

Telephone Number: 212-514-3700