COVID-19 in Indian Country
New health and safety measures due to the COVID-19 pandemic will be observed including timed-entry passes, limiting attendance, social distancing, mandatory use of face coverings, and enhanced cleaning.

Please join the Indian Health Service and the National Museum of the American Indian on February 11, 2021, for a conversation on combating COVID-19 in Indian Country.

Due to rising regional and national COVID-19 cases, all Smithsonian museums, including the National Museum of the American Indian, will temporarily close to the public.

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian will host a virtual event November 11, 2020, to mark the completion of the National Native American Veterans Memorial.

Construction of the National Native American Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., continues amid the coronavirus pandemic.