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Ah Tah Thi Ki Museum

Big Cypress Indian Reservation, Florida

The Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum on Big Cyrpess Reservation explores the history of the Seminole...
Albany Mounds

Albany, Illinois

The Albany Mounds date from the Middle Woodland (Hopewell) period (200 BCE-CE 300), older...
Alutiiq Museum

Kodiak, Alaska

The Alutiiq Museum, located on the first floor of the Alutiiq Cultural Center, traces the...
Anasazi Historical Site & State Museum

Boulder, Utah

Visit the museum and partially excavated prehistoric Indian village at Anasazi State Park...
Aztec Ruins National Monument

Aztec, New Mexico

Aztec Ruins provides visitors an intimate opportunity to explore the ancient Puebloan...
Bandelier

Los Alamos, New Mexico

Bandelier has a long human history and links to the modern Pueblos. Early Spanish...
Brevard Museum Of History And Natural Science

Cocoa, Florida

Colorful dioramas depicting the area from the days of woolly mammoths and saber tooth...
Canyon De Chelly

Chinle, Arizona

Canyon de Chelly also sustains a living community of Navajo people, who are connected to...
Carlsbad Caverns National Park

Carlsbad, New Mexico

The park’s cultural resources represent a long and varied continuum of human use...
Casa Grande Ruins

Coolidge, Arizona

Casa Grande Ruins is the first archeological site to be preserved by the federal...
Casa Malpais Archaeological Park

Springerville, Arizona

The Mogollan people occupied Casa Malpais, which means "House of the Badlands,...
Charlotte County Historical Center

Port Charlotte, Florida

Charlotte County Historical Center, located at Bayshore Live Oak Park on beautiful...
Chimney Rock Archaeological Area

Chimney Rock, Colorado

Designated an Archaeological Area and National Historic Site in 1970, Chimney Rock lies...
Chrysler Museum Of Art

Norfolk, Virginia

The Chrysler Museum of Art combines one of America's great fine arts museums and two...
Coronado State Monument

Bernalillo, New Mexico

The pueblo of Kuaua was occupied from 1300 AD and abandoned near the end of the 16th...
Crystal River Archaeological State Park

Crystal River, Florida

A focal point of pre-Columbian Native American ceremony and commerce, the Crystal River...
Dakota Dinosaur Museum

Dickinson, North Dakota

The museum contains 11 full-scale dinosaurs displayed in a Triassic-Cretaceous time...
Dinosaur Discovery Museum

Kenosha, Wisconsin

The main gallery of the Museum shows the link between birds and meat-eating dinosaurs (...
Double Ditch

Bismarck, North Dakota

According to Mandan oral history, Double Ditch was one of seven to nine villages...
Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument

Florissant, Colorado

The fossils, rocks, hills, and valleys that make up Florissant Fossil Beds National...
Halifax Historical Museum

Daytona Beach, Florida

Housed in the former 1910 Merchant's Bank building, the museum exhibits the history of...
Heritage Museum Of Northwest Florida

Valparaiso, Florida

The Heritage Museum is located on the original main street of Valparaiso, Florida. The...
Heritage Park And Cultural Center

Fort Walton Beach, Florida

Together these three sites form a cultural center which presents the history of the Fort...
Historic Spanish Point

Osprey, Florida

Sitting upon 30 acres, this museum features a number of regional history exhibits....
Historical Museum Of Southern Florida

Miami, Florida

An expansive museum examining the history of southern Florida from the arrival of the...
Historical Society Of Palm Beach County

West Palm Beach, Florida

Housed in the historic 1916 Courthouse, the Historical Society of Palm Beach County...
Hovenweep National Monument

Cortez, Colorado

Multi-storied towers perched on canyon rims and balanced on boulders lead visitors to...
Hutchinson County Historical Museum

Borger, Texas

The Hutchinson County Museum is a regional history museum in the Texas Panhandle. Our...
Ilanka Cultural Center

Cordova, Alaska

Opened in 2004, the Ilanka Cultural Center celebrates the history and culture of Native...
Indian Temple Mound Museum

Fort Walton Beach, Florida

Run by the City of Fort Walton Beach, the Indian Temple Mound Museum houses a pre-...
Jacksonville Museum Of Science & History

Jacksonville, Florida

The museum displays 12,000 years of history in the Currents of Time exhibit or explore...
Kenosha Public Museum

Kenosha, Wisconsin

Established in 1933, the Museum's collections have grown to over 70,000, including almost...
Keweenaw National Historic Park

Calumet, Michigan

From 7,000 years ago to the 1900s people mined Keweenaw copper. Native peoples made...
Kincaid Mounds

Unionville, Illinois

The Kincaid site likely served as a trade link between native settlements in the...
Lake Jackson Mounds Archaeological State Park

Tallahassee, Florida

The Native Americans who resided on the banks of Lake Jackson between 1200 and 1500 A.D....
Letchworth Love Mounds State Park

Monticello, Florida

The 46 foot tall Letchworth-Love Mound, built between 100 and 900 A.D., is the tallest...
Lost City Museum

Overton, Nevada

In the early 1930s, Anasazi Indian sites were being threatened by the waters of Lake Mead...
Manatee County Emerson Point Mound

Palmetto, Florida

The largest remaining Indian mound in the Tampa Bay Region, Manatee County Emerson Point...
Matheson Museum

Gainesville, Florida

The museum is flanked by three other sites: The Matheson House dates from 1867 and...
Medicine Lodge

Douglas, Wyoming

Within a 12-mile radius of Medicine Lodge, five distinct vegetation zones can be found....
Micanopy Historical Society Museum

Micanopy, Florida

An abundance of exhibits reside in the Micanopy Historical Society Museum, which is...
Montezuma's Castle

Camp Verde, Arizona

This 20 room high-rise apartment, nestled into a towering limestone cliff, tells a 1,000...
National Museum Of Natural History

Washington, District Of Columbia

Opened in 1910, the green-domed museum on the National Mall was among the first...
New Madrid Historical Museum

New Madrid, Missouri

The museum displays artifacts from pre-Colombian culture, The Civil War, and other...
Pensacola Historical Museum

Pensacola, Florida

The museum educates locals and tourists on the history of Pensacola. The first floor of...
Pipe Spring National Monument

Fredonia, Arizona

In the 1860s Mormon pioneers from St. George, Utah, led by James M. Whitmore brought...
Richmond County Museum

Warsaw, Virginia

The exhibits at the county museum exhibit highlight the Rappahannock Tribe, an early...
Saint Croix Island International Historic Site

Bar Harbor, Maine

The winter of 1604-1605 on Saint Croix Island was a cruel one for Pierre Dugua’s...
Tampa Bay History Center

Tampa, Florida

December 2008 will not only bring a comfortably cool climate to central west Florida; it...
Tarpon Springs Area Historical Society

Tarpon Springs, Florida

This historical society houses an abundant collection of research resources. Tarpon...
Toolesboro Indian Mounds

Wapello, Iowa

The five-acre site includes several large surviving mounds, an education center and a...
Virginia Museum Of Natural History

Martinsville, Virginia

Visitors can experience the natural diversity of Virginia at this science museum, which...
Washakie Museum

Worland, Wyoming

The museum features an exhibit on the Colby Site, the earliest mammoth kill site found in...
Winter Garden Heritage Museum

Winter Garden, Florida

Native American artifacts attest to the extensive civilization that existed here before...
Yupiit Piciryarait Museum

Bethel, Alaska

Located at the Yupiit Piciryarait Cultural Center in Bethel, Alaska, the museum...