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Site Traditionnel Huron

575, rue Stanislas-Kosca, Wendake, Quebec G0A 4V0, Canada
418-842-4308
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Ranked #2 of 8 Attractions in Wendake
Type: Historic Sites, Tours, Specialty Shops
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... more » 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. « less
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Beersheba, Israel
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29 reviews 29 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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6 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 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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92 reviews 92 reviews
35 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 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
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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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150 attraction reviews
251 helpful votes 251 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
63 helpful votes 63 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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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 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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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

Our tour guide was very nice and informative and it was nice to hear his stories. Sad to hear how most of the culture was destroyed obviously. Food at the restaurant was okay but this is one part that could be improved as the quality was not amazing although the service and decor inside were nice.

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Munich, Germany
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75 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

We visited the Musee Huron-Wendat and this time around did not have time to continue on to the Site Traditionnel Huron, which the museum does not particularly advertise. While I would definitely consider the museum an excellent introduction to the Huron-Wendat culture I would skip the (one-hour) guided tour and continue on to the Site Traditionnel Huron. It's a few... More

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