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. Through its Traditional Arts Indiana program,a special partnership of Indiana University Bloomington and the Indiana Arts Commission, the museum is also dedicated to expanding public awareness of Indiana's traditional practices and nurturing a sense of pride among Indiana's traditional artists.


"Indiana Folk Arts: 200 Years of
Tradition and Innovation" Catalogue
now online. Read more »

Indiana's limestone heritage
celebrated at the Mathers Museum
of World Cultures. Read more »

June 2016 Exhibits and Events
Ecalendar now available. Read more »

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Events Calendar

Indiana Folk Arts: 200 Years of Tradition
and Innovation
Exhibit and Folk Arts Events:

July 9: Clifty Falls Sate Park, Madison

August 8/5-8/21: Indiana State Fair, Indianapolis

September 3: Spring Mill State Park, Mitchell

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