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Museum of Northern British Columbia Recommended Recommended

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Museum of Northern British Columbia Recommended Recommended : Michelin's recommendations

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The museum is particularly noteworthy for its outstanding collection of 8000 objects from ethnic groups of the northwestern coast (Tsimshian and Haïda essentially). Don't miss the mourning gown or the handsome carved bear, two unique Tsimshian funerary artefacts. The museum building itself, constructed out of massive red cedar timber, is impressive. At the sculpture workshop visitors can watch native First Nations craftspeople demonstrate their talents.

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  • Address : 100 First-Av. West CDN - Prince-Rupert-C V8J 3S1V8J 3S1Prince-Rupert-C
  • Phone : (250) 624-3207
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  • Prices : 6 $ (-13 years old 2 $)

Opening hours :

  • mid May - end Aug: 9am-5pm; rest of year: daily except Sun and Mon 9am-5pm

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