Beyond the Buffalo

School tours

American Indian Collection

Looking for a way to bring American Indian history to life? This tour allows students to investigate the materials, forms and visual language in American Indian art. Through inquiry-based conversations, students will gain insight into the daily life, culture and customs of North American Native peoples in the Woodlands, Plains, Southwest and Northwest Coast. This tour can build on students’ knowledge of American Indian history, or be a fantastic introduction to American Indian culture for students.

Appropriate for grades: 3rd–8th
Maximum number of students: 60
Duration: one hour and 15 minutes
Cost: free

Galleries visited are subject to change based on availability.