Events Calendar

October 23rd – January 22nd

Free With Museum Admission

An exhibition of Native made 19th and 20th century Southern New England ash splint baskets, highlighting the natural resources and tools used. Basket weaving and decorative techniques will be displayed along with themes that focus on the economic changes that have taken place within the indigenous basket making community over time, and how contemporary basket makers are working to control the damaging effects of the Emerald Ash Borer Beetle.

November 13, 2021
Honoring the Veterans Powwow

Doors open at 10 am • Grand Entry at 12 noon

Join us in honoring and thanking this country’s greatest heroes!


This event is open to all Native and non-native veterans, active-duty military, their families, museum members, and the general public. The event will be held inside the museum’s Gathering Space with its soaring glass ceiling.