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Northern Arts and Cultural Centre

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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 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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 reviews 5 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
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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Yellowknife, Canada
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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Great lineup of shows and talent. If you get a chance, highly recommend the mountain/Banff film festival held there each year

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
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 9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 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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267 reviews 267 reviews
46 attraction reviews
81 helpful votes 81 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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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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89 reviews 89 reviews
44 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 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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