FAM

Solstice Celebrations

First Americans Museum presents special observances for the summer and winter solstice. Stay up-to-date on all FAM offerings by joining our mailing list.

Summer Solstice Celebration
Tuesday, June 21, 2022 | 5–8:30 p.m.
Hall of The People and Festival Plaza
FREE | No Tickets Required

Come observe the solstice sun set at the tip of the FAM Mound. This free event for all ages includes singing and drumming, round dances, and art and science activities relating to the change of seasons. Bring a blanket and purchase a picnic pack from Thirty Nine restaurant (or pack your own). No outside alcohol is permitted. Please note that the exhibitions and FAMstore will be closed during this event.

Winter Solstice Celebration
Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2022 | 4–6 p.m.
Hall of The People and Festival Plaza
FREE | No Tickets Required

On the shortest day of the year, you are invited to observe the sun set through the tunnel of FAM Mound. This quiet, reflective experience will include prayer, song and hot drinks available for purchase.