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Indigenous Peoples' Day at the Gardner


Monday, Oct 9

11:00am - 4:00pm

Isabella Gardner Museum


The Isabella Gardner Museum offers free admission on Indigenous Peoples' Day. In honor and celebration of the day, there will be a land acknowledgement from a member of the Massachusett Tribe at Ponkapoag, art-making with air dry clay, a read-a-loud about Cranberry Day, performances, and conversation with local Indigenous artists.

Metered parking is free for the holiday.

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