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Eskimo Museum

242 LaVerendrye Ave, Churchill, Manitoba R0B 0E0, Canada
+1 204-675-2030
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It doesn't have the interior appeal of more modern museums but there is A LOT in this place. It's... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2016
poulakibird
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Regina, Canada
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Excellent museum with loads of artifacts and stuffed animals! We spent a fair bit of time wandering... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2016
James R
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242 LaVerendrye Ave, Churchill, Manitoba R0B 0E0, Canada
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Reviewed 18 August 2016

It doesn't have the interior appeal of more modern museums but there is A LOT in this place. It's stunning. There is also a really good gift shop with local jams from the wild berries that grow there. The carvings are beautiful. It's super cool...More

Thank poulakibird
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Excellent museum with loads of artifacts and stuffed animals! We spent a fair bit of time wandering around the museum...it's free too!

Thank James R
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

The museum was small and many of the displays were interesting but it has no wheelchair ramp so we had to carry up my son and his chair up four or five steps. Lots of the display cases were to high to see if sitting...More

Thank Csurf113
Reviewed 11 August 2016

The Eskimo Museum should be on everyone's Churchill itinerary. It displays an overwhelming number of carvings and drums, plus narwhal tusks, traditional kayaks, and iconic arctic animals (taxidermied). I just wish that the interpretation of all these amazing artifacts was a bit better. The cases...More

Thank Tiffy_Bird
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

The Eskimo museum is very interesting. Lots of carvings with descriptions. The kayaks were amazing. The museum curator was very well informed and helpful.

Thank GaleAS
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Located just off Hudson Bay beach area, features soapstone carvings, implements and stuffed mammals from around the area. No charge upon entry with a small gift shop to pick up souvenirs.

Thank smithcastel
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

A very interesting museum in the middle of churchill. So many artifacts, useful information and a well stocked shop. Good way to spend a wet afternoon.

Thank nina c
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Amazing collection of art and history. Gift shop and great books and other souvenirs. You could walk through it very quickly, but could also spend a lot of time and learn a lot.

Thank Helen D
Reviewed 30 July 2016

This has to be the most unique place I have ever visited . A buddy and I were walking around Churchill when he said we should go to the museum ,I thought why not. The place is not that big but holds years of unbelievable...More

Thank 727rupertk
Reviewed 28 July 2016

A small, local museum that has an impressive collection of native artifacts. Really beautiful carvings and authentic handiwork. Cheerful and knowledgeable staff. Definitely worth stopping in!

Thank Mary Ryan A
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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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