Portland, Maine 04102 United States
CMTM collaborated closely with artists representing four Wabanaki tribal nations – Mi’kmaq, Maliseet, Passamaquoddy, and Penobscot – united under the Wabanaki Confederacy to create an immersive experience for visitors.
The exhibit will officially debut on Indigenous People’s Day – Monday, October 9, 2023, and will be open to visitors from 9 am to 4 pm. Festivities will include a performance by The Burnurwurbskek Singers, a powwow drum group from the Penobscot Nation, presenting traditional northeast woodland songs and contemporary intertribal compositions on the Museum & Theatre’s front Gather Lawn from 10 am to 11 am, weather permitting. Free with admission, visitors are encouraged to make reservations at www.kitetails.org.