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Navajo Nation Museum

Arizona 264 and Loop Road, P. O. Box 1840, Window Rock, AZ 86515
+1 928-871-7941
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A Great Stop on your way through AZ

Very moving display honoring the Navajo Code Talkers. It gives you a great look into the code... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Adam C
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Locust Grove, Virginia, United States
Rich in culture

I highly recommend a visit here. The exhibits include art, artifacts, and cultural pieces that... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
LaLa6299
,
Alexandria, VA
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“gift shop” (6 reviews)
“on display” (4 reviews)
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Arizona 264 and Loop Road, P. O. Box 1840, Window Rock, AZ 86515
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+1 928-871-7941
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very moving display honoring the Navajo Code Talkers. It gives you a great look into the code talkers and the importance they played during the war. Other Navajo exhibits including art, historical pieces and a beautiful gift shop add to the tour.

Thank Adam C
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I highly recommend a visit here. The exhibits include art, artifacts, and cultural pieces that illustrate the Navajo history and culture, as told by the Navajo people themselves. An absolute must if you are in the area. After you are done walk across the parking...More

Thank LaLa6299
Reviewed 7 May 2017

The museum has changing displays. The one we saw this visit was by native artists, and showed both contemporary and historic works. Labeling was good on the various works. It is a small museum, but worth the visit when in the area.

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 25 April 2017

The highlight of our trip to the museum was going at the same time two busloads of children were onsite. It was so good to see their teachers directing them to specific museum pieces which matched their course of study. Even better was the children's...More

Thank CyndyandByron
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

This modern museum portrays Navajo history and life, with artists and craftsmen demonstrating their skills. It is a must see feature of the Reservation.

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

A friendly, welcoming museum with an excellent mix of art and history. I was warmly greeted by the man at the front desk and had the pleasure of meeting the curator, Clarenda Begay, who invited me to observe a weaving class that was underway. I...More

1  Thank Burton R
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This is a very impressive museum with multiple galleries, a beautiful central atrium and excellent displays. I would love to see them evolve some of their exhibits with a little more background for those of us who visit and aren't 'in the know' already. For...More

1  Thank fmtrv
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Lovely and informative small museum I should not have to write more than I want to Not everyone uses lots of words

1  Thank broadbeb111
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Well done. Five sections include a very nice collection of Navajo artists' work, information about the WWII Code Talkers, artefacts of the Navajo Nation, and the moving story of the relocation of the Navajo, their costly but stubborn resistance to the new land, and their...More

1  Thank H B
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We had our Gathering of Healers event at the museum for two days. It's a wonderful place with a nice auditorium and art presentation area and a great outside area where we had a drum circle... There are beautiful sheer cliffs surrounding the site.... just...More

1  Thank jeffh999
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