The Mathers Museum of World Cultures offers research and training opportunities for IU students, educational support and services for IU faculty and elementary/secondary school teachers, and family-friendly exhibits and programs.


Mathers displays early altar for Day
of the Dead. Read more »

Two Indiana University schools join
forces to offer a unique and
in-demand degree. See more »

The History of the Lotus Festival.
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Lotus brings an international sound to Bloomington's downtown. Read more »

Inspired Interiors: Artisans star at
Hoosier Outdoor Experience.
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Events Calendar

Día de los Muertos Community Altar
Wednesday, October 7-Sunday, November 1;
9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., weekdays; 1 to 4:30 p.m. on weekends; Special closing reception on Sunday, November 1, 3 to 5 p.m.

Speaking of Work Baskets
Positioning Eastern Cherokee Basketry
Thursday, October 22; 4 to 5 p.m.

Halloween Family Fun Fest
Monster Mash
Saturday, October 31; 2 to 4 p.m.

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