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great museum with lovely artifacts

This museum is deceptively small - it is filled with fascinating artifacts and art work. Our tour... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
BardAdmirer
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Fairfax Station, Virginia
Very interesting

Interesting talk on the lives of the native people of the area. Good items on show but many were... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
jacqui3744
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Cheshunt, United Kingdom
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 16 August 2007

The Eskimo Museum is located on one of the side streets of Churchill. The outside of the building is not impressive. But step in inside and be prepared for a surprise. The history, life and times of the Eskimoes and the Inuit are told through...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 30 September 2012

This museum took me a bit by surprise. I was expecting more about the history and culture of the Inuit people and the area around Churchill, but for the most part it's just a collection of Inuit art. Mostly sculptures. Which is fine if that's...More

4  Thank Thatguyonthetrain
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This museum is deceptively small - it is filled with fascinating artifacts and art work. Our tour group had a short introduction from the director which highlighted some of the most interesting items which might otherwise have been overlooked. The cases are full of amazing...More

Thank BardAdmirer
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Interesting talk on the lives of the native people of the area. Good items on show but many were quite new. Very good gift shop. Washroom.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum is really worth going. There are lots and lots of exhibits of inuts culture and history and their carvings. You really get a good picture of their history. In addition that there is also a fairly big variety of books, postcards, magnets, stuff...More

Thank JamesKMTan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum got started with many items provided from the Catholic Church, other donations continue to build on the exhibits and superb items. Make certain you get a docent to provide greater insight into the collection. They also have a very nice gift shop that...More

Thank glennm921
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our Tauck Tour group of 27 enjoyed an excellent talk and tour by the curator, whose extensive knowledge of the museum's art really added to our visit. The gift shop offerings are first class -- yes, the typical T-shirts you see in touristy stores, but...More

1  Thank Bob and Carole H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The name is old fashioned, but the museum itself is excellent. They have art items from over a hundred years ago that are simple, but beautiful and newer pieces that are more complex and beautiful. But, the gift shop was special. It had many nice...More

Thank lous652
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Somewhere you can get a picture of Eskimo (Inuit), their culture and art forms and learn some more about the life and trials of the indigenous peoples. Well worth the visit. Good little gift shop too

Thank Raewyn D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of interesting things to see and learn. I highly recommend it, it doesn't take more than 30-45m.

Thank tomaso s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Old style museum but worth visiting. Lots of Inuit and Dene artifacts. Knowledgeable staff, Best selection of Inuit art in town in its small gift shop

Thank sheldon m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very informative museum on the people, animals, region, and culture of the surrounding area. Worth a visit while in Churchill. The museum itself isn't very large but it offers many artifacts to browse through and information to read. It also has a nice gift shop...More

Thank Karolina N
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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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