Volunteer Center

Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

Agency Information

Address: 500 West Washington Street

City: Indianapolis, IN 46204

Contact Information

Name: Deborah Kish

Email: dkish@eiteljorg.com

Phone: (317) 275-1325

Website Address: www.eiteljorg.org

Volunteer Information

Categorical Listing: Arts

Mission: To inspire an appreciation and understanding of the art, history and cultures of the American West and the indigenous peoples of North America. The Eiteljorg Museum collects and preserves Western art and Native American art and cultural objects of the highest quality, and serves the public through engaging exhibitions, educational programs, cultural exchanges, and entertaining special events.

Volunteer Opportunities:

Festivals and Special Events:
Indian Market & Festival is an annual event each June, bringing Native American artists from around the country. The event includes a fine art market, Native American food and entertainment, and is a nationally recognized event that visitors and volunteers enjoy. The market includes free admission for all volunteers. Other special events at the museum: Winter Market and Women in Art Market, to name a few. The Eiteljorg Museum sometimes has volunteer opportunities outside the building at local trade shows, the Indiana State Fair, etc.

Is volunteer training required? Yes, for SOME opportunities

Is a background check required? Yes, for ALL opportunities

Does your agency offer internships? Yes

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