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Eskimo Museum

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Address: 242 LaVerendrye Ave, Churchill, Manitoba R0B 0E0, Canada
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Great museum - well laid out, wonderful place to visit

I love museums - and small town museums can range from boring to fantastic. This museum was excellent. Everything was well organized and displayed, great lighting, best gift... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Snow Lake, Canada
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Snow Lake, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love museums - and small town museums can range from boring to fantastic. This museum was excellent. Everything was well organized and displayed, great lighting, best gift shop in Churchill with great prices. I will have to come back for another visit, as the group I was with had to move on and I could have easily spent much... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Decently stocked with real artifices, interesting local crafts from long ago until more recent, staff helpful if you have any questions, well worth a visit

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Silverthorne, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

The Eskimo museum is an excellent collection of history and culture of the Churchill area. One can spend a lot of time examining the numerous sculptures and learning the stories behind some of them. There is also a huge stuffed polar bear and walrus, among the displays. The museum has a small, but very nice gift shop..

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Reviewed 4 March 2017

Small museum dealing with Inuit culture. Well organized displays that let you learn about the culture through works of art. Interesting carvings and good audio commentary for independent travelers.

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Auckland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Great place full of history and we'll worth a visit when in Churchill. Great little gift shop also, great books and gifts for people back home.

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Harrisonburg, Virginia
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Reviewed 23 February 2017

Really enjoyed not only the handmade displays but also the incredible animals, tools and means of transportation. Well worth the time

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Winnipeg, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

You can find the most interesting stuffed animals and remains as well as miniature carvings. It is the best place to find Inuit art for sale. a good selection of soap stone carvings as well as prints and postcards.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017

An easy way to spend a couple of hours in Churchill. Lots of exhibits and history with quite a few audio explanations. I enjoyed listening to the info on the artifacts and looking at the stuffed animals. A really neat place that has a great deal to iffer

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Sunset Valley, TX
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Reviewed 27 January 2017

This is the type of museum that really helps you understand the history of the area and the native peoples. If you have an extra hour in Churchill, this is a must see.

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Saintes, France
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

A fascinating museum with a local expert on hand to talk you through the numerous displays. There is also a interesting shop selling a wide range of books and souvenirs there too.

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