Oneida Nation Museum
The mission of the Oneida Nation Museum is to provide education about the Oneida and Iroquois culture, history, and nationhood. This is accomplished by providing exhibits and other educational programming. The Museum also displays and promotes Iroquois artwork. The Oneida Nation Museum provides a unique and enlightening experience that can be interpreted to all ages. It is so important for the people of the Oneida Nation to share their culture and history.
If you are interested in a more in-depth experience, the museum also offers guided tours. These tours include an oral presentation of all exhibits and displays by cultural education staff and they generally last 45 to 60 minutes. Tours can be altered to accommodate the audience’s specific needs or age groups upon request. To facilitate questions and to ensure your comfort and enjoyment, group size are limited.
The museum gift shop brings you contemporary Oneida and Iroquois arts and crafts, music, books and DVDs. Corn husk dolls, beadwork, jewelry, clothing, art cards and much more can be found in the Oneida Nation Museum gift shop. They also offer items from other Native American Nations. Admission to the museum is only $4 for adults and $2 for children. If the weather is cooperating, venture out and enjoy the beautiful nature trails or visit the traditional garden located on the grounds.