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Site Traditionnel Huron

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Address: 575, rue Stanislas-Kosca, Wendake, Quebec G0A 4V0, Canada
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+1 418-842-4308
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Located on the Huron-Wendat reservation, the Huron Traditional Site is a...

Located on the Huron-Wendat reservation, the Huron Traditional Site is a unique opportunity to discover the history, the culture and the lifestyle of Hurons of the past and of today.

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Enjoyable visit!

Our English speaking tour guide (Asouane?) was wonderful- very well spoken, and he did a great job customizing the tour for us (2 adults and a ten year old). It was very cold, but... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2017
Rachel D
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Bennington, New Hampshire
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44 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took the museum tour and had such a great Day and learned so much about the about the Huron/ Wendat tribe. I was so surprised to see the 3 sisters planting as that is what my Mom taught us when we planted.

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Uxbridge, Canada
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Huron Traditional Site, located on the Huron-Wendat reservation, is a unique opportunity to discover the history, the culture and the lifestyle of Hurons of the past and of today. We visited the Long House, which was fascinating and gave us a glimpse of the Huron’s traditional housing & way of Life. Our guide shared with us the legends of... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Our English speaking tour guide (Asouane?) was wonderful- very well spoken, and he did a great job customizing the tour for us (2 adults and a ten year old). It was very cold, but we very much enjoyed the tour and warmed up in the gift shop after. Would love to come back for a warm weather tour and to... More 

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

As part of a Conference, we visited the Huron Wendake village - the guides can trace their ancestry back to the tribes who lived here which adds to the authenticity of the site. We had a great walk through the lives and times of the Huron and got a great insight. If you visit this attraction, I would urge you... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

This is a definite must do if coming to Quebec city. I would recommend however that you call through first to find out the guided tour times. I missed the guided tour the first time I went, as it was winter the tours are a lot less frequent, so I decided to return and I'm so glad I did. First... More 

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Warwick, Rhode Island
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Interesting and informative. We always try to find something a bit different and this was it. Great guide, good history lesson, We would have starved to death if we had to depend on my archery skills for dinner. Try it!

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Los Angeles
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41 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

This was our second trip to Quebec, my husband has a cousin there, so we are fortunate to have a Québécois showing us his town. This was the first we had heard of Wendake village, having known them as their more European name, the Hurons. We had a young woman guide, a member of the tribe. She was very good,... More 

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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We loved our visit! It is a small site but lots is packed in and very informative! We had an English speaking guide which was very helpful and meant a smaller tour group (only the two of us spoke English at that time!). We bought the harvest special package which meant as well as the tour we could watch and... More 

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New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I booked my visit here through the tourism center in Quebec. I first inquired about the full tour where I would have an opportunity to see traditional dances, etc. However, I was told that they no longer have that option in English and was directed to the 2 hour tour instead. I was given the impression that it was a... More 

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Greensburg, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

This is close to the hotel but not part of their museum. There are tours in English and French. The tour guide we had was extremely knowledgeable. She gave us much information about how her people lived in the past but also about the dynamics of the reservation today. The longhouse and other structures are very interesting to study. They... More 

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