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Eskimo Museum

242 LaVerendrye Ave, Churchill, Manitoba R0B 0E0, Canada
+1 204-675-2030
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Very small but interesting

You can spend anywhere from 15 minutes to an hour or more here wandering through this small museum... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Portage, Manitoba
Taste of Inuit lifesyle

This museum gives one a glimpse at eskimo culture and history in the north. Countless cultural... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2017
Manitoba, Canada
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“gift shop” (46 reviews)
“inuit art” (18 reviews)
“on display” (13 reviews)
242 LaVerendrye Ave, Churchill, Manitoba R0B 0E0, Canada
+1 204-675-2030
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

You can spend anywhere from 15 minutes to an hour or more here wandering through this small museum. Everything from kayaks to artifacts to taxidermy is on display. good taste of local culture and history.

Thank ScottandJodi
Reviewed 10 June 2017

This museum gives one a glimpse at eskimo culture and history in the north. Countless cultural exhibits and artifacts off the landscape including taxidermied wildlife including polar bear, wolf, walrus among others. A gift shop offers books and other items to further your curiosity. A...More

Thank CdnMink
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

A really interesting museum packed with artefacts setting out the history and culture of the indigenous people. Very knowledgeable staff and a great shop!

Thank Scott R
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Churchill is a very small town, so it was an unexpected pleasure to find a museum with such a nice collection of historic artifacts (courtesy of a priest who donated his collection). I appreciated the opportunity to read and look without feeling rushed. The museum...More

Thank Kate0768
Reviewed 14 April 2017

I love museums - and small town museums can range from boring to fantastic. This museum was excellent. Everything was well organized and displayed, great lighting, best gift shop in Churchill with great prices. I will have to come back for another visit, as the...More

Thank jenmc74
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Decently stocked with real artifices, interesting local crafts from long ago until more recent, staff helpful if you have any questions, well worth a visit

Thank charlier83_12
Reviewed 9 March 2017

The Eskimo museum is an excellent collection of history and culture of the Churchill area. One can spend a lot of time examining the numerous sculptures and learning the stories behind some of them. There is also a huge stuffed polar bear and walrus, among...More

Thank Marcia W
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Small museum dealing with Inuit culture. Well organized displays that let you learn about the culture through works of art. Interesting carvings and good audio commentary for independent travelers.

Thank Caspar S
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Great place full of history and we'll worth a visit when in Churchill. Great little gift shop also, great books and gifts for people back home.

Thank BorntobeaTraveller
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Really enjoyed not only the handmade displays but also the incredible animals, tools and means of transportation. Well worth the time

Thank Deb L
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Michael C
9 October 2016|
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.