National Museum of the American Indian

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Map / Directions 10Best Says

The Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian in New York is located inside the Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House on the south side of Bowling Green, in lower Manhattan, adjacent to the...  Read More


Map / Directions Hours:

  • Fri-Wed: 10am-5pm
  • Thu: 10am-8pm

Map / Directions Admissions:

  • Free

  • Historic Sites: "Don't miss the Reginald Marsh murals in the dome of the rotunda that depict early explorers of the Americas and trace the course of a ship entering New York's harbor. Combine with a trip to Battery Park just outside the door or the Statue of Liberty/Ellis Island."
  • Best for Historic Sites Because: Housed in the Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House, a splendid Beaux Arts buildings in New York, NMAI tells the story of the real first Americans.

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