In-Person Events

In-Person Events

Anthropology Day

Thursday, February 16th


Lotus Blossoms World Bazaar

Saturday April 1st
Fairview Elementary School, 500 W 7th Street, Bloomington
The IUMAA and other community vendors present arts, music, language, and international crafts that let attendees get their hands on the world with more than 30 vibrant, high-energy activity stations. Lotus Blossoms World Bazaar is a free multicultural arts and education event for kids, families, and community members.

Lotus Blossoms website

IU's Traditional Powwow

Saturday, April 1st, 11:00am - 10:00pm
Dunn Meadow
Visit the First Nations Education and Culture Center webpage or Facebook page for more information!

FNECC webpage     IU's Traditional Powwow Facebook 

Angel Mounds talk

Wednesday, April 19th
Afternoon (specific time TBD)
The talk will be given by Angel Mounds State Historic Site Director, Mike Linderman.

Information for visiting the IUMAA


Public and handicap parking spots are available at IUMAA, in the lot off the corner of 8th Street and Indiana Avenue, by the museum's lobby doors. More public parking and IU permit parking is available just one block north and west at McCalla School.


  • Ramp and stairs to building entrance
  • Lectures on 1st floor, around the corner from entrance
  • Assistive listening system (ALS) available in lecture hall
  • Accessible and all-gender bathrooms available nearby