Connecticut
Profile Type: Cultural Nonprofit
NEFA Grant Recipient
Cultural Nonprofit
Venue
Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center

The Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center, part of the government of the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation, is a non-profit educational institution that seeks to further knowledge and understanding of the richness and diversity of the indigenous cultures and societies of the United States and Canada.

I Have Worked With

  • November 2013

    Jeanne Morningstar Kent was one of the artists featured in our "Native New England Now" exhibit and did a gourd making workshop with our visitors during the run of this exhibit. 

  • October 2013

    Together with NEFA's Native Arts Program staff we created an exhibit, "Native New England Now: Celebrating Six Years of NEFA's Native Arts Program"

  • October 2013

    Rhonda's work was included in our exhibit, Native New England Now!

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Contact Information

First Name: 
Meredith
Job Title/Position: 
Curator of Collections/Registrar
Fax: 
860-396-6914
Mailing Address: 
P.O. Box 3180
MASHANTUCKET, CT 06338-3180
Physical Address: 
110 Pequot Trail
Mashantucket, CT 06338
Last Name: 
Vasta
Phone: 
860-396-6806
Parent Organization/Affiliation: 
Mashantucket Pequot Tribe

About

Profile Type: 
Cultural Nonprofit
Primary Discipline: 
Humanities - History
Additional Disciplines: 
Humanities - Anthropology
Humanities - Archeology
Humanities - Cultural Heritage
Music - Native American Drum
Theater - Storytelling
Visual/Crafts - Basket Weaving
Visual/Crafts - Clay
Visual/Crafts - Decorative Arts
Visual/Crafts - Textile Weaving
Visual/Crafts - Wood / Bark
Year Founded: 
1998
Populations Served: 
Adults
Elders
Families
General Public
Immigrant Populations
Nonprofits
People with Disabilities
School Groups
Teens
Institution/Business Type: 
Museums - Other
Activities and Services: 
Exhibitions
Preservation / Conservation
Professional Development / Training
Public Art Projects (In Free, Public Spaces)
Venue Rental
Wedding / Parties / Private Gatherings
Workshops / Demonstrations / Master Class
Geographic Reach: 
International

Affiliations and Accomplishments

I am a NEFA Grant Recipient

Accessibility of Services

Access accommodations for people who use a wheelchair and have limited mobility
Access accommodations for people who are blind, partially sighted, and have low vision

Venue Available for Rent/Use

Venue Name: 
Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center
Venue Type: 
Gallery / Museum
Venue Address: 
110 Pequot Trail
Mashantucket, CT 06338
Venue Phone: 
860-396-6891
Stage Details: 
Proscenium Theater
Seasons Available: 
Spring
Summer
Winter
Fall
Venue Features: 
Climate control
Dressing room(s)
Green room
Light system / track lighting
Loading dock
Movie screen/projection capabilities
Restaurant/Catering
Security
Sound system
Venue Capacity: 
325
Venue Fee Range Minimum: 
$100
Venue Fee Range Maximum: 
$2,500
Venue Accessibility: 
Facility is physically accessible (such as parking, entrances, accessible restrooms, seating, backstage)