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Site Traditionnel Huron

Address: 575, rue Stanislas-Kosca, Wendake, Quebec G0A 4V0, Canada
Phone Number: 418-842-4308
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Ranked #1 of 8 Attractions in Wendake
Type: Historic Sites, Tours, Specialty Shops, Cultural
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Owner description: 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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Quebec City, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

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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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
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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30 reviews 30 reviews
20 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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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104 reviews 104 reviews
6 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 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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97 reviews 97 reviews
36 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 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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Alpharetta, Georgia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

The guided tour was great, as was the dancing. We ate at the restaurant on site, and the food was different and tasty. A must see attraction while in Quebec.

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Berlin, Germany
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338 reviews 338 reviews
150 attraction reviews
263 helpful votes 263 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

To meet with American Native people or Indian is my child dream, yes thats because of Karl May with his Winnetou. The site is very nice and historic and walking trough the site is remind me a lot of my child time in Dayak Village in Borneo Indonesia :p . Here in this site we can learn many wisdom and... More

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Ko Samui, Thailand
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29 reviews 29 reviews
6 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

I was very intrigued when I read about this on the internet... There aren't many places in Canada that you can go and learn about the first nations people from the people themselves. It costs $13 for the tour which is informative enough, but could have had a little more information for those of us who wanted to delve into... More

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Trenton, Canada
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51 reviews 51 reviews
10 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Wow! Glad I took a 20 minute walk from hotel to visit village traditionnel! You could go there by car too. Lots of parking. Well worth the visit. There were some group visits but I opted to go alone and was able to follow trails and signage. Writing is only in French for the most part so if you cannot... More

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Uxbridge, Massachusetts,USA
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44 reviews 44 reviews
14 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

I was able to have a solo tour with the lovely English-speaking guide. The village is a small recreation of a traditional village. It is not al all slick or high tech but rather as it should be rustic and handmade.I was very interested in the display of canoe construction, the sweat "lodge", and the long house. I had difficulty... More

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