Experience Western and Native American Special Exhibits

From our robust permanent collections to our engaging temporary special exhibitions, the Eiteljorg is full of spaces that use beautiful imagery, interactives, and more to tell stories.

Special Exhibitions

Now – Aug. 6, 2023

Changing Views: The Photography of Dorothea Lange

Changing Views features 30 photographs by legendary documentary photographer Dorothea Lange. Highlighting this show are prints of her iconic portraits from the Great Depression, World War II and beyond.

Opening April 1, 2023

Native Art History is Made Here

Native Art History is Made Here features a range of artworks from 1999 and 2001 Fellows from the Eiteljorg Museum’s Contemporary Native Art Fellowship.

Permanent Exhibitions

Attitudes: The West in American Art

Our Western Art Galleries display a wide range of artwork, while providing visitors with historical context to gain a deeper appreciation of our collection. With art from the 1820s to the present, you’ll begin to appreciate the diverse stories of the American West.

Expressions of Life: Native Art in North America

The Eiteljorg’s new Native American galleries will provide a contextual experience organized around the themes of relation, continuation, and innovation, demonstrating the continuum of Native art.

Outdoor Spaces

Our outdoor gardens provide a beautiful backdrop for a stunning array of artwork created by artists from all over North America. Come walk our outdoor spaces and enjoy the beauty of the White River State Park and Central Canal, a refreshing sanctuary in the bustling heart of downtown Indianapolis.

Museum Info

Monday – Saturday:
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Noon – 5 p.m.

500 W. Washington St.
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Apr 01
Apr 13

Wildstyle Paschall Photography Talk

April 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm