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Opening Wednesday, March 29 for the 2017 Season

The Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center will reopen for the 2017 season on March 29. The world’s largest Native American museum launches its 19th season with exciting, one-of-a-kind offerings including a newly curated contemporary art exhibition, ethnobotanical gardens on our green roof, new menu offerings, a program exploring the secret lives of owls and so much more!

Contemporary Art Exhibit March 29 - November 2

Opening Reception: Friday, March 31, free admission

5p: artist conversation

6p - 8p: gallery opening

A curated contemporary art exhibition entitled Without a Theme. An immersive display showcases approximately 20 vibrant, large-format installations from seven premier North American artists. The exhibition will be housed in the Mashantucket Gallery until Nov. 2 and is included in general museum admission. For details please visit our Events Page or on our press release

Artists-in-Residence: Calling Native artists

The Pequot Museum is now offering studio work space to Native artists free of charge on a first come, first serve basis. As an Artist-in-Residence, you can demonstrate your process to visitors, show your work, and help us design a retail option for selling your work. Download a space request form.

For more information contact: Deb Jones @ DJones@pequotmuseum.org