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

April 9, 2022 — Feb. 2023

Contemporary Native Art 101

Contemporary Native Art 101 is a visual review of contemporary Native art from the 20th century to today, focusing on its developments in painting, sculpture, prints, and multi media.

Open Now — Aug. 14

Celebrating 30 Years of Eiteljorg Indian Market And Festival

Take a look back through 30 amazing years of Indian Market and Festival at the Eiteljorg with award winning artworks and photos from past markets.

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

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