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Eskimo Museum

242 LaVerendrye Ave, Churchill, Manitoba R0B 0E0, Canada
+1 204-675-2030
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Very interesting

An easy way to spend a couple of hours in Churchill. Lots of exhibits and history with quite a... read more

Reviewed 6 February 2017
morris04
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Winnipeg, Canada
Small museum, Great exhibits and history of the people

This is the type of museum that really helps you understand the history of the area and the native... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2017
mchaz
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Sunset Valley, TX
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“inuit art” (18 reviews)
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242 LaVerendrye Ave, Churchill, Manitoba R0B 0E0, Canada
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+1 204-675-2030
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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...More

Thank morris04
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.

Thank mchaz
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.

Thank KarenSBB
Reviewed 28 November 2016

A must visit place...traces history through a nassive, impressive collection of native arts and artifacts. Very sharing, knowledgeable curator and staff.

Thank Constance A
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Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Amazing carvings and helpful staff... great place for souvenirs. Highly recommend visiting here! Outstanding

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Reviewed 19 November 2016

Everything you could possible want to know about Inuit people, the Itsanitaq Museum. Amazing artifacts, carvings, jewelry, tools, paintings, displays, and a great curator, Lorraine. She knows everything about the First People. It's a small place but full of items with a small sovign

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Reviewed 18 November 2016

This was a very thorough exhibit of Eskimo cuture and art. Many items in the gift shop were Canadian-made. There's a full-size birch bark canoe! There were many taxidermied specimens of the Arctic as well. The tiny Eskimo carvings were interesting as well as almost...More

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 17 November 2016

If you go to Churchill you must take the time to see the Eskimo museum. It is fantastic. The number of pieces and the self guided tour aids were fascinating.

Thank wschettler
Reviewed 17 November 2016

This was a very interesting museum, so much to look at. It also had the best gift shop in Churchill. I bought my souvenirs and little gifts there on my last day.

Thank Christine_Matthews
Reviewed 16 November 2016

A small but compacted history of Churchill. Proceeds from the sale from the gift shop go directly into maintaining and improving the museum

Thank KeenTraveller12372
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Opening hours
9 October 2016|
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Response from GaleAS | Reviewed this property |
Summer: Monday, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm; Tuesday - Saturday, 9:00 am - Noon and 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm; closed Sunday and holidays. Winter: Monday - Saturday, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm; closed Sunday and holidays.
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