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Eskimo Museum

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242 LaVerendrye Ave, Churchill, Manitoba R0B 0E0, Canada
+1 204-675-2030
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Itsanitaq - a Fascinating Museum of Churchill History

This little museum ( the new name is Itsanitaq Museum) is a must-see stop and will help you... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
eatplaylove
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Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
A Small Museum with an Excellent Collection!

The Eskimo Museum of Churchill, is now called the Itsanitaq Museum, which is more inclusive of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jerry S
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Carlsbad, California
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  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
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“inuit art” (18 reviews)
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242 LaVerendrye Ave, Churchill, Manitoba R0B 0E0, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This little museum ( the new name is Itsanitaq Museum) is a must-see stop and will help you understand the culture and history of the Churchill indigenous people. The gift shop needs a retail consultant to update inventory.

Thank eatplaylove
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Eskimo Museum of Churchill, is now called the Itsanitaq Museum, which is more inclusive of the peoples of the Arctic region. This little museum has been collecting artifacts for over 7 decades and they have assembled an amazing collection. They have many beautiful hand-carved...More

Thank Jerry S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a nice small museum in town. It has lots of interesting artifacts. There is a small gift shop where you can buy hand made local and other Canadian crafts.

Thank RJ M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Eskimo Museum isn't large, but its definately a don't miss. This little building packs a lot into a small space and offers an excellent little gift-store as well. We enjoyed it so much that many in our group returned for a second look!

Thank missmywolf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went to Churchill this month with a daughter & friends, stayed at Lazy Bear Lodge. We had a free few hours in the afternoon, our guide arranged for an organised trip to this museum, really worth a visit. The chap who explained the history...More

Thank sOngbird55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This visit was included in our itinerary and I am glad it was. The content is pretty eclectic but it gives you insight into the culture and way of life in the North. Enjoyed it.

Thank HayKay1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great collection of art work and information about the native people. There is also a small gift shop area with a large supply of books covering all areas, from cooking to biographies of people, and nature.

Thank Donna G
Reviewed 7 November 2017

get a good feeling for the local and northern culture. Discussion providing history of the Arctic and provides a lot of artifacts from the area. Decent gift shop with many items of interest and well priced.

Thank jonathankY6730GT
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Went here on my walkabout in Churchill town. Interesting artifacts/stuffed animals and small gift area. Worth a visit.

Thank soniaroberts05
Reviewed 2 November 2017

For a small town, this is a very well done museum, the displays are nicely shown and organized, the curators very happy to chat and explain. It has one of the nicer gift shops in town, with the best variety of books for all ages.

Thank OliverandLisa
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Michael C
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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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