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Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation at the State Museum

Presented by South Carolina State Museum at South Carolina State Museum, Columbia SC

Apr 29 2017
Jun 09 2017
Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation at the State Museum

The exhibition explores the heritage, daily experience and numerous, diverse contributions that Indian immigrants and Indian Americans have made to shaping the United States. The exhibition is now touring the country.

From the builders of some of America’s earliest railroads and farms to Civil Rights pioneers and digital technology entrepreneurs, Indian Americans have long been an inextricable part of American life. The State Museum’s new traveling exhibition, Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation, details the history of Indian Americans and their contributions to the United States from the 1700s to the present. The first-of-its-kind exhibition from the Smithsonian will be on view at the

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Adult (13-61): $8.95, Seniors (62 +): $7.95, Children (3-12): $6.95, Infants 2 and under: FREE

Contact: 18038984999



  • The Office of Exhibits Central designed Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation, an exhibit by the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center that is open in the National Museum of Natural History through August 15, 2015. Here you can see the initial models made by our designers and how they translate into the final exhibit.


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