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Danoja Zho Cultural Centre

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Wonderful overview of the culture - past and present

The 20 minute movie in the little theatre was probably the best overall information, and it set up... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2019
RSoxFamily2011
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Yarmouth, Canada
Fascinating insight into First Nations history and culture

I took a tour of the Danoja Zho collection of historical artifacts with Fran, a member of the... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2019
artsnova
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Halifax, Canada
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration:1-2 hours
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1131 Front Street, Dawson City, Yukon Y0B 1G0, Canada
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+1 867-993-7100 ext. 500
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The 20 minute movie in the little theatre was probably the best overall information, and it set up our visit to the center itself. The history of the people and how things progressed over the years, including stories on how things came to be (like the MooseHide slide). Very
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I took a tour of the Danoja Zho collection of historical artifacts with Fran, a member of the Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in First Nation. The story of how the indigenous people of the Dawson area were displaced during the Gold Rush, and how they doggedly fought back to ensure their rights,
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A small but very interesting cultural centre. You learn so much about the Danoja Zho culture which is fascinating. We had a tour with a young 19 year old First Nations guide who was absolutely fantastic! He had so many insights and stories that helped everyone perhaps understand
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Response from Danoja_Zho, Manager at Dänojà Zho Cultural Centre
Responded Aug 22, 2019
Mahsi cho for coming to visit us. We have to agree... Sammy is a wonderful heritage interpreter and a proud citizen of our First Nation. Safe travel home and come again soon.
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The centre was established to tell the story of the First Nations demise with the onset of the gold rush and the struggle to recover and retain their cultural, land and language rights. See the 15 minute introductory film and give yourself an hour to view the exhibits. Highly
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Be sure to make time to visit this fantastic Centre. Everything about it was excellent: the facility, exhibits, staff, and especially the interpreters.
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Response from Danoja_Zho, Gift Shop Manager/Interpreter at Dänojà Zho Cultural Centre
Responded Aug 9, 2019
Thank you Robert for visiting Danoja Zho Cultural Centre. Please come again soon, our temporary exhibit area changes every year! Safe travels!
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