The Stewart Indian School Cultural Center & Museum is reopening to the public on Tuesday, January 19th at 1 Jacobsen Way – Hours are 10 to 5pm. Closed Weekends.
“We are excited to reopen to the public and share our wonderful exhibitions,” said Bobbi Rahder, Museum Director. “We are following Governor Sisolak’s directive of requiring face coverings, use of hand sanitizer, and social distancing. We want our visitors, volunteers, and staff to stay safe and healthy.”
In addition, the museum has produced Stewart memorabilia for sale as a fundraiser, to replace state budget cuts. The museum has a list of items such as t-shirts, hoodies, cups, water bottles, lanyards, tote bags, and ornaments for sale. Please CLICK HERE to see the price list.
Items can be purchased through cash or check, but not by credit card.
The museum’s hours are Monday through Friday, 10 am to 5 pm; closed on weekends and state and federal holidays. The museum is not conducting any group tours at this time.
For more information, please contact Bobbi Rahder, Museum Director, at 775-687-7606 or e-mail at email@example.com.
We are pleased to announce that Stewart Indian School Cultural Center & Museum has been awarded a WESTAF Regional Arts Resilience Fund grant award in the amount of $74,000. This was a highly competitive process, during a very challenging time. The individuals involved in the selection process recognized the crucial role our organization plays in our community and for the larger field—regionally and nationally. This grant is made possible through support from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
In addition to this WESTAF grant, our museum has received:
WESTAF CARES Act Grant of $20,000
Nevada Humanities Council grant of $7,500
Jan Leonard and family donation of $50,000
Sandy and Nathan Miller donation of $15,000
Jennifer Webley Foundation donation of $20,000