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Seneca Iroquois National Museum

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Beautiful new building, interesting exhibits

The Seneca-Iroquois National Museum has moved to their new space within the Onohsagwe:de' (meaning... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Ninja P
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Ithaca, New York
Small attraction, but very friendly and helpful staff

It's almost a hidden site. Ask once you get inside & they'll even teach you some language skills if... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
G2879XLjeffg
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Seneca-Iroquois National Museum has moved to their new space within the Onohsagwe:de' (meaning "Open Door") Cultural Center. They are still in the process of setting up the exhibits and expect to have things done by early October 2018. The exhibits are educational and interesting,...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

It's almost a hidden site. Ask once you get inside & they'll even teach you some language skills if you're up for it. There's some real great stuff to see, especially if you don't know the history of the Canadaigua treaty and the Kinzua dam....More

1  Thank G2879XLjeffg
Reviewed 20 February 2018

The staff was very friendly and eagerly answered all our questions. I didn't kniw these group of Native American's were displaced in Pennsylvania. The U.S government relocated them to this area in NY because the government wanted the land to build a dam. It is...More

2  Thank lucytarentum
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Museums sometimes get ignored by travellers as "not interesting" enough...well the Seneca Iroquois National Museum in Salamanca, NY is NOT one of those places! Filled with historical artifacts, images and stories (as one would expect), this museum brings it all together in a very engaging...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2017

This is a small attraction but worth a stop in and see if you are in the neighborhood. They have some interesting details about the local tribes.

Thank John J
Reviewed 3 September 2017

I have been to numerous museums and historic sites over the years and based on first hand experience this small museum does a good job in telling their story. For a small admission fee one gets a sense of this First Nations People by looking...More

1  Thank b0b55russell
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We were staying at Hotel Westgate for the Donny and Marie show at the casino and decided to stop at the museum (within walking distance). All 4 of us were glad we did. Very reasonable priced to get in, was very informative reading the history...More

1  Thank Brenda F
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We came as we were passing by and I have never been to a reservation area before. As we arrived at the building it didn't look much. But I was very wrong. In the entrance, they had the small garden planted in the classical Native...More

1  Thank annbsj
Reviewed 2 July 2017

The building did not appear to be that big from the outside, but it is extensive. We enjoyed our afternoon learning about some history that is never taught that much in school. The displays are informative and well kept.

2  Thank july20132013
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This is a beautiful, profoundly meaningful collection of Seneca Iroquois history on exhibit that should not be missed for any reason.

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Response from elbojbb | Reviewed this property |
If you take the time to read every plaque, about 90 minutes. But after a few, the information gets a bit redundant.
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