Start

Mon

,

Oct 25

9:00 am

End

Fri

,

Dec 31

5:00 pm

How

In-Person

Type

Exhibition

Location

National Museum of the American Indian in New York, Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House, One Bowling Green, New York, NY 10004

Oct

25

Native New York

Start

Mon

,

Oct 25

9:00 am

End

Fri

,

Dec 31

5:00 pm

How

In-Person

Type

Exhibition

Location

National Museum of the American Indian in New York, Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House, One Bowling Green, New York, NY 10004

Native New York journeys through city and state to explore the question “What makes New York a Native place?” The exhibition encompasses 12 places in present-day New York, introducing visitors to the Native nations that call the region home. Stretching from Long Island through New York City and on toward Niagara Falls, it covers pre–Revolutionary War exchanges through contemporary events. From Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) ironworkers who helped build Manhattan’s iconic skyscrapers to Lenape (Delaware) teens visiting their ancestral home, stories of Native New Yorkers provide an expanded understanding of the region’s history and reveal that New York is—and always has been—a Native place.

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