Tip | Explore resources for the classroom and tribal Museums: The National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) – Washington D.C.

 

Do you hope to visit the National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C., or New York? Would you like to learn more about Native American traditions, history, and contemporary issues, or explore resources for the classroom? You’ve come to the right place!

Source: For Educators & Students | National Museum of the American Indian
Address : http://nmai.si.edu/explore/foreducatorsstudents/
Date Visited: Sat Feb 08 2014 18:47:29 GMT+0100 (CET)

A diverse and multifaceted cultural and educational enterprise, the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) is an active and visible component of the Smithsonian Institution, the world’s largest museum complex. The NMAI cares for one of the world’s most expansive collections of Native artifacts, including objects, photographs, archives, and media covering the entire Western Hemisphere, from the Arctic Circle to Tierra del Fuego. | Learn more >>

Source: About the Museum | National Museum of the American Indian
Address : http://nmai.si.edu/about/
Date Visited: Sat Feb 08 2014 19:00:41 GMT+0100 (CET)

Multimedia (73 Videos)

Source: Multimedia | National Museum of the American Indian
Address : http://nmai.si.edu/explore/multimedia/
Date Visited: Sat Feb 08 2014 18:52:46 GMT+0100 (CET)

The Living Earth Festival celebrates indigenous contributions to environmental sustainability, conservation and indigenous plant use for health and nutrition. The purpose of the festival is to create an environment of activity and wonder, where the public can engage directly with Native and non-Native researchers and practitioners who are using traditional and modern methods to address climate change, environmental issues, food health and sustainability on Native and public lands. The festival will be held July 22-24, 2011.

Source: Multimedia | National Museum of the American Indian
Address : http://nmai.si.edu/explore/multimedia/
Date Visited: Sat Feb 08 2014 18:54:52 GMT+0100 (CET)

The NMAI and Indigenous Filmmaking
Created in 1979 within the former Museum of the American Indian–Heye Foundation in New York, the Film & Video Center is the country’s oldest media arts center for Native and indigenous film. The center is dedicated to promoting Native and indigenous filmmaking throughout the Americas and opening up new opportunities for Native film.

Source: Film & Media | National Museum of the American Indian
Address : http://nmai.si.edu/explore/film-media/
Date Visited: Sat Feb 08 2014 18:49:32 GMT+0100 (CET)

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