Aquinnah Wampanoag Indian Museum
The Aquinnah Wampanoag Indian Museum is housed in a historic Wampanoag family homestead and has been open to the public since 2006. The museum is operated by the Aquinnah Cultural Center, Inc., an independent non-profit organization whose mission is to “preserve, interpret and document the Aquinnah Wampanoag self-defined history, culture and contributions, past, present, and future.”
The Museum will open June 26 Wednesday-Friday from 11-4 each day, and by appointment. The Museum supports the exploration of Wampanoag culture from multiple viewpoints. it is a special place where we can express our beliefs and lifeways as living Wampanoag people to visitors interested in our culture and history.
Our History in Perspective
Opening June 26: A new permanent exhibit at the Museum
Walk through history - from creation to contemporary - as it is told from the perspective of the Wampanoag.
Explore the growth of the Wampanoag Nation, feel the weight of colonization and the struggle to regain what had been forced silent for so many generation.