Indian Market Guide
If you are planning to attend for your first time or 15th time, below are some of our recommendations for the weekend!
Museum of Indian Arts and Culture
Visit the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture (MIAC) located on Museum Hill at 710 Camino Lejo in Santa Fe, New Mexico. MIAC’s collections include 80,000 archaeological, ethnographic, and fine arts objects, and more than 10 million artifacts from almost 12,000 carefully excavated archaeological sites across New Mexico. The museum interprets the history and contemporary life of the Pueblo, Navajo, Apache and other indigenous cultures of the Southwest. The museum is open daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m..
Currently on view are the following exhibitions:
- Clearly Indigenous: Native Visions Reimagined in Glass
- Curator H.P. Mera’s Trip to Navajo Country in 1932
- A Place in Clay
Visit the Colleen Cloney Duncan Museum Shop at the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture (Museum Hill) or the the Spiegelberg Shop at the New Mexico History Museum (downtown) and you will fine high-end, authentic Native American jewelry and works of art that are purchased directly from the artists or traders. Select works by the following artists are available in shops; Cippy Crazyhorse, Waddie Crazyhorse, Alvina Yepa, Carol Luhan, Veronica Benally, Kee Yazzie, Martha Arquero, Michelle Tsosie Sisneros, Charlene Reano, Robert Tenorio and more!
- Colleen Cloney Duncan Museum Shop at the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture (Museum Hill)
710 Camino Lejo, Santa Fe, NM
- Spiegelberg Shop at the New Mexico History Museum (downtown)
113 Lincoln Avenue, Santa Fe, NM
Foundation members receive a 10% discount at all four shops and at shopmuseum.org and Circles members receive 15% off.
Native American Artisans Portal Program
The Native American Artisans Portal Program was founded in 1909 and is reserved for use by Native Americans as a place to display and sell wares made by themselves or members of their households. Artist vendors are at the portal from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. everyday, with considerations for Covid Safe Practices.
Visit one of the following galleries that represent leading contemporary Native American artists and also showcase pueblo pottery, sculpture and other historic pieces of art.