Spirit of a Native Place

Spirit of a Native Place

This audio tour provides listeners with an orientation to the museum’s landscape and an introduction to Native philosophy and culture.

About the Outdoor Tour

Understanding Native people’s connection to the land is essential to understanding the Native way of life. This non-linear walking tour of the NMAI museum site highlights aspects of the museum’s architecture, other components of the site’s landscape and seasonal plant life. Please wander at your own pace and in whatever direction you'd like; and be sure to have your Bluetooth setting turned on to receive push notifications as you enter areas where audio experiences are available. Enjoy!