Akwesasne Cultural Center

The Akwesasne Cultural Center is open and following all Tribal COVID protocols  and limited capacity in place. Please contact us at 518-358-2240 for more information

The Akwesasne Museum has a new vibrant makeover. Come check out our newly improved exhibits with displays that amplify our rich culture, strikingly beautiful artwork by passionate community members, and experience new audio and visual devices that convey Akwesasne’s enduring culture. The Akwesasne Library also holds a collection of cultural information and is open to the community.


  • Nurtures community life-long learning
  • Shares resources for all ages, races, capabilities
  • Allows free access to the internet to visitors and community members alike

(518) 358-2240

Hours of Operation:

Monday – Friday
9:00am – 6:00pm

10:00am – 2:00pm


  • Tells the story of Akwesasne through images, objects, and interactives
  • Protects Mohawk material culture
  • Communicates what is important to our community

(518) 358-2461

Hours of Operation (Call Ahead For Guided Tours)

Museum Tuesday – Friday

10:00am – 5:00pm

Gift Shop Tuesday – Friday
10:00am – 6:00pm

Museum and Gift Shop Saturday

10:00am – 2:00pm

 321 State Route 37
 Akwesasne, New York 13655-9705

We are closed for the following holidays

New Year’s Day, MLK Jr. Day, President’s Day, Memorial Day, Juneteenth, Independence Day, Labor Day, Indigenous Peoples Day, Veteran’s Day, Thanksgiving, Indigenous Peoples Heritage Day, Christmas Eve and Day.

Latest Posts and Events

  • Oceans of Possibilities Summer Reading Program
    A reading challenge for kids & adults! Get a fish to put on our “ocean” wall for every book you read and return. Plus, a prize drawing to be held in both July and August. Let’s All Get Reading!!
  • Gnome Around
  • Hello and welcome to the Akwesasne Cultural Center!
    We will provide updates for events at the Akwesasne Cultural Center Library & Museum on this page. Please check back regularly for new information. Thank you!