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Great totems!

Excellent place, right beside the RV park! Would be nice if long houses could be viewed outside of... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
TWK999
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Rock Creek, Canada
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Nice place to visit in the Yellowhead Highway

We were driving from Prince Rupert to Burns Lake. There are not many places worth stopping along... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
mintchoco
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Toronto, Ontario
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1500 Highway 62, Hazelton, Kitimat-Stikine District, British Columbia V0J 1Y0, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

People have been meeting here since "time immemorial" or "for more than ten thousand years." The recollections of human history rival the Acropolis. Great setting not only historically but aesthetically. Great connections from the past to the present. Dance group is very good.

Thank ElvisAndrus
Reviewed 12 September 2018

If you go to Hazelton, you have to visit the Historical Village. The native peoples are very proud of their heritage and do a wonderful job taking you through the longhouses and explaining their traditions.

Thank Georgette1011
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent place, right beside the RV park! Would be nice if long houses could be viewed outside of tours, even if this meant a ticket charge:)

Thank TWK999
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Well worth the trip. Learned a lot. Took self guided tour instead of the guided option which took u into all the buildings. Guided tour 15.00 for adults and 10.00 for youths. Self guided by donation. We received a pamphlet that explained the totem poles...More

Thank Mommabeetle1
Reviewed 22 July 2018

The native peoples of North America have a rich and wonderful history that can be experienced firsthand through Villages such as 'Ksan in Hazelton. There is a museum and gift shop which is your first and, possibly last, stop to your visit to the historical...More

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Wow what a beautiful place. The tour is informative and the scenery is breathtaking. Definitely a must see while in the Hazeltons.

Thank ClarissaEve
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

This reproduction of a traditional Village is extremely well done. To get the best out of this site we paid for the guided tour. This was really worth the $10 we paid. Included in the tour is entrance to the 3 long houses which displayed...More

Thank BarbBaill
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We were driving from Prince Rupert to Burns Lake. There are not many places worth stopping along the Yellowhead Highway. The drive into the village/town was a unique experience as you need to first drive along a real high one-lane suspension bridge. The museum is...More

Thank mintchoco
Reviewed 30 November 2017

I attended the Carving School at Ksan back in the 1970's. Since those days the place has fallen into disrepair. The retail shop continues to sell non Indigenous artworks and tourist junk. Their retail practices are outdated and need to represent the artists and artisans...More

Thank Roy Henry V
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Was really looking forward to this museum, but when we arrived were told it was a guided tour only, and no English tours were scheduled. That’s fine, we didn’t need a commentary, but found out we could only view a very limited portion, and all...More

Thank ChiefKalamalka
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