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Address: Stanley Park, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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It is within Stanley Park. It is nice but i guess i was expecting more. If you have time it is worth to see the big totems.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 25, 2015
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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Hopped off the trolley and wandered around the totems - neat to see, although the originals are in the museums. Apparently you used to be able to get up close, but this was not the case as there were signs indicating to maintain a certain distance. That being said, they're huge so you don't need to be close up! There's... More 

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Redmond, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

It is within Stanley Park. It is nice but i guess i was expecting more. If you have time it is worth to see the big totems.

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perth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

the totem poles in Stanley park are very interesting you can read information about each one of them and understand the significance behind them. They are amazing to look at, take photos of and appreciate the beautiful carved design. Totems are part of Canadian history and I found it all quite fascinating. There's a gift shop and restrooms here as... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

A great collection of Totem poles and a very fun setting. There are placards and information that tell about the history of the poles and the traditions of the first peoples who created them. Educational and fun.

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HONG KONG
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Do have a stroll in Stanley Park and take photos with the totems, they are like Vancouver landmarks. As if you haven`t been to the totems, you have never been to Vancouver.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Quit a walk from Vancouver but we needed the exercise and it was a lovely day weather wise. Very interesting history which can be read about each totem. There is also a gift shop and restrooms available.

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Very nice to look at them but it is best appreciated if you take the time to read and truly understand the meaning behind them. A must-see in Vancouver.

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Regina, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Great stop when walking around Stanley Park. Each pole has a plaque that explains the significance. There are bathrooms and a gift shop right beside it.

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St. Gallen, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

You get a short view of the story of the Totem Pole. If you want to know details about the Totem Pole you have to go to the Museum or read a book. But it is cool to see them outside and for taking pictures. If you want to see pictures and read more about go to ourstepinto.com where we... More 

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

When navigating our way around Stanley Park via horse and cart it was a pleasant surprise to see the Totem poles within all the trees.

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Address: Stanley Park, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver

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