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Site Traditionnel Huron

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Address: 575, rue Stanislas-Kosca, Wendake, Quebec G0A 4V0, Canada
Phone Number: 418-842-4308
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Description: 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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Into the Wendat culture

Interesting cultural site. They rebuilt the building the Huron Wendat were living in or using. The guide gives a lot of interesting information of the way of living if that first... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 22, 2014
boum64
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Quebec City, Canada
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Laramie, Wyoming
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Being from the US we had the concierge service book the Site Traditonnel Huron with an English speaking guide. She was young, professional and knew the information of her people. Being Huron, she knew the history and could also relate 2015 information of how things have changed and what the current living situation for the Hurons is like. All the... More 

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Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 via mobile

Firstly getting charged $27 for looking at wood and animal skin is a total rip off !! No english tour or guide. All the explanations are in FRENCH ! Took almost half hour extra to find the place. The worst tourist attraction ever. The only positive side is that the effort made to preserve the culture is worth crediting.

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Calgary, Canada
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306 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

We went to this location with a guided tour group. We had 50 students and it was great. Lots of local history and great insight into another of our First Nations cultures. It was very cool! Great gift shop at the end also showcasing local foods and arts.

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Owen Sound, Canada
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5 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We had a great evening here as a part of a business conference. The food was great, live French Canadian music and nice gift shop with Aboriginal art and items from across Canada. The youth who performed were excellent. Some of the displays are dated and need sprucing up. To me this site showcased the ways that the Aboriginal people... More 

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Brookline, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

So even though I emailed to ask about an English guide, and they told me to come anytime on a certain day, when I arrived, there was no English guide. And the French tour had left 10 minutes earlier (on the hour, although they said in their email that there was no schedule of tours). Luckily I managed to catch... More 

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Quebec City, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 via mobile

Interesting cultural site. They rebuilt the building the Huron Wendat were living in or using. The guide gives a lot of interesting information of the way of living if that first nation more than 400 years ago. A must if you come to Quebec City but not easy to get there if you don't have a car.

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This was very interesting geting to learn about the history and lifestyle of the wandates. We really enjoy the visit of the long House. Our guide Charles was very knowledgeable

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Beersheba, Israel
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54 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I enjoyed every moment of our stay in this place. The guide was great, explaining everything properly. It is not commercial the site at all, nobody is pushing to buy, just if you consider to do so. They have a huge shop as well, where you can buy all kind of things, not expensive (some of the items even cheaper... More 

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Frinton-On-Sea, United Kingdom
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143 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

My wife had always wanted to learn more about the native Indians so this visit was an important one for her. We arrived on Labour Day and it was drizzling but the guides at the centre were all enthusiastic and smiling. They were all dressed in their traditional costumes and carried out a dance routine at the start of the... More 

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Rochester, United Kingdom
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115 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We wanted to visit the Huron Wendat Museum and I put the postcode into my sat nav. This brought me only to some houses. Eventually I found what I believed was the museum only to find out back at home that this was not the museum I wanted to visit (I wanted to visit the modern museum with the attached... More 

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Additional Information about Site Traditionnel Huron

Address: 575, rue Stanislas-Kosca, Wendake, Quebec G0A 4V0, Canada
Phone Number: 418-842-4308
Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Wendake
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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