Family Programs at The Mitchell Museum

The Mitchell Museum offers weekend programming for the entire family with “Animal Arts and Seasonal Stories” on Saturdays from 11:00-noon and Sundays from 12:30-1:30pm. Each month, an animal that is significant to various tribes throughout North America is featured through crafts and stories.  A selection of three different craft activities are offered at varying levels of difficulty and interest. The program is free with regular admission and participants must be accompanied by an adult. September features the beaver, October the soaring eagle, November the whale, and December the caribou.

For more information about The Mitchell Museum of The American Indian, visit, call 847-475-1030 or see our verified Facebook page. The museum is located in Evanston, Illinois at 3001 Central Street. It is open Tuesday-Wednesday 10am to 5pm, Thursday, 10am to 8pm., Friday- Saturday 10am to 5pm. and Sunday noon to 4 pm.  Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for seniors, students and children and free for Mitchell Museum members and Tribal members.

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