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Nisga'a Museum

810 Highway Dr | Laxgalts'ap, New Aiyansh, Kitimat-Stikine District, British Columbia V0J 1X0, Canada
+1 250-633-3050
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Well worth the drive

Beautiful museum and for us, a unique experience having someone touch base with you every 10... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kim M
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Kenora, Canada
Amazing

This is an exemplary museum. Beautiful inside and out, well laid out, intriguing displays. A... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
O-Sherry
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British Columbia, Canada
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810 Highway Dr | Laxgalts'ap, New Aiyansh, Kitimat-Stikine District, British Columbia V0J 1X0, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful museum and for us, a unique experience having someone touch base with you every 10 minutes or so to see if you had questions. They had a kiosk which also explained things in detail so you wouldn’t necessarily be reading about them while looking...More

Thank Kim M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is an exemplary museum. Beautiful inside and out, well laid out, intriguing displays. A highlight of our travel.

Thank O-Sherry
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

We, 29 volunteers of the Museum of Anthropology visited the Nisga`a museum. We had a guided tour and attended a wild medicine workshop. What a beautiful tour. The curator and staff and students shared their Nisga`a traditions and history with us. What a treat. The...More

Thank LI697
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Reviewed 24 June 2018

If you are interested in the culture of the First Nations Peoples in the Nass Valley BC then this museum is a must see. You come off of Hwy 16 in Terrace and head up Hwy the Nisga'a Hwy. Along this route you will find...More

Thank Cucina58
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

Beautiful museum. Artifacts nicely staged and helpful staff. Pieces on display highlight the wonderful artistic and impressive technological skills of the Nisga'a Don't miss it!

Thank tassoLake
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

Our dental team had the pleasure of taking in a tour of the Nisga'a Museum with Jolene, Museum Coordinator. Her stories of friends and family, present and past, were heartfelt and inspiring. If you are in the Nisga'a Valley, this museum is an important stop....More

Thank DaveandCorina
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Reviewed 11 September 2016

There is some stuff in the museum. There is no description of that they are or used for. There was a bunch of mask but not sure what they use them for or if they are just for display to fill a spot. . Beautiful...More

Thank clamdiger2
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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We wanted to visit the museum so we planned a stop in Terrace. It was a 2 hour drive but definitely worth it! The mountain scenery was spectacular plus passing through the lava beds made for an interesting drive. The museum architecture and collection did...More

Thank Rick W
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

Trip Advisor will NOT accept the location of this museum in its options. Please note that the Museum is located in Greenville (also known as Laxgalts'ap) which is about 70 km from New Aiyansh (Gitlaxt'aamiks in the Nisga's language). The Museum is very unique and...More

1  Thank Katrina1955
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Reviewed 15 July 2016

The museum is a "must see" for it displays Nisga'a history and memorabilia that is so rich in their traditions. The guided tour makes the displays come alive as the origin and significance of the exhibits in Nisga'a culture and history is enthusiastically explained.

2  Thank Richard R
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