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Address: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2N7, Canada
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Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Interesting and inviting

Went for a look, found this place very interesting with lots of indigenous paintings, craft and carvings. Could have stayed longer to look around and ask questions.

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 6, 2015
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Adelaide, Australia
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Adelaide, Australia
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Went for a look, found this place very interesting with lots of indigenous paintings, craft and carvings. Could have stayed longer to look around and ask questions.

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Yellowknife
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5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

The talent in Yellowknife and that Yellowknife brings in is among the best in Canada. Always look for things happening at NACC because it will give you a local experience and flavor of the true folk of the North. Every opportunity to go is well worth it..

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Yellowknife, Canada
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14 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

I liked all of the History and stories behind the artifacts at the museum but the food wasn't that good, it was dry and tasted bad.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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30 reviews
15 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

Found many great craft items and art done by Yellowknife citizens. Worth the time. I liked finding out that the coop also had a website to purchase items from home.

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Yellowknife, Canada
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9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

From the Northern Arts and Cultural Centre website Mandate: "To encourage the development of the performing arts from all cultural traditions and to provide a venue in the Northwest Territories for community and professionally produced performances." "...The Northern Arts and Cultural Centre (NACC) is a 313 seat theatre facility located in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada. It was built with the... More 

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Surrey, Canada
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6 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2012

There was so much to see here that you need some time. Some areas were unfinished and they could have put some signage to explain when it will be ready but overall I enjoyed the visit.

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calgary
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

A great way to appreciate the indiginous people, their heritage, history, arts and crafts,and their participation in a yellowknife history of mining, fihing,etc. Abundance of waterways and lakes makes for a very pastoral connection with the enviroment. City has a nice feel, and a clean footprint. the enviroment

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Lansdowne, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

Great history of the area. Lots of artifacts, minerals, dioramas, a huge canoe made of skins. Lots of information. Free.

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2012

We were visiting between flights, so not much time. We were able to visit quite a bit, but could have spent many more hours enjoying. They have a large exhibit of the animals which inhabit the area, plus interesting First Nation history.

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Yellowknife, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2011

Showcases some amazing Art and really shows the culture of Yellowknife

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Additional Information about Northern Arts and Cultural Centre

Address: Address: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2N7, Canada
Location: Canada  >  Northwest Territories  >  Yellowknife
Open Hours:
Tuesday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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