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

  • August 2007

    Elizabeth has taught workshops at the MPMRC. She also exhibited as part of Native New England Now.  She has used our collection to do research as an artist. She has participated in our markets. 

  • July 2007

    Robert has been a speaker and presenter at the MPMRC as a children's book author/illustrator as well as a participant in our Native New England Now exhibit. 

  • January 2007

    Dawn has been an artist in several of our art markets.

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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)