Museum of the American Indian
By Meghana Kotraiah and Stephanie Povich
Importance and Value
- Helps us better understand the American Indians who contributed so much to our community.
- Has architectural merit.
- Has great potential to contribute to a better understanding of our past.
It is truly an important and valuable museum and part of our community.
Association with individuals who made a lasting contribution:
Potentional to contribute to a better understanding of our past:
The museum's mission statement states that the museum's purpose is to advance understanding of the American Indians. They were very important people of our past, and we learnt many about many things from them. The museum is also home to large collections and exhibitions that also help teach us about our past. The collections showcase items of religious, historical, and aesthetic significance. They display the works of the Native Americans in diverse and educational ways. The Museum of the American Indian is very important to our community. because it helps us better understand the past.