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Museum of Anthropology

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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My wife and I heard about this museum by friends who had a child that attended :University of... read more

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Beaufort, North Carolina
If you visit only one museum.....

This is by far Vancouver's leading, world-class museum. (I've lived here for 48 years and been to... read more

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Vancouver, Canada
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Explore traditional and contemporary art from Northwest Coast First Nations and other cultures across the world. See magnificent Indigenous carvings, weavings and contemporary artworks in a spectacular building overlooking mountains and sea. Admire...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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6393 North West Marine Dr., Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z2, Canada
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My wife and I heard about this museum by friends who had a child that attended :University of British Columbia, which is where this is located. It is a little way from downtown but well worth the trip. The collections of First Nations artefacts and other exhibits are not to be
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This is by far Vancouver's leading, world-class museum. (I've lived here for 48 years and been to them all, several times). The vast range of materials from around the world available on open display will keep you busy for hours. Outstanding, of course, is the selection of
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Phew! Arguably the cultural high point of any Vancouver visit. A truly remarkable collection of artefacts housed here. Catch a guided tour, if you can, for a quick and informative intro and overview of the various collections. And then explore at your own pace... Yes, its not
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Learned a lot of new information about First nations based in the BC area. Interesting and worth the drive to UBC (University of British Columbia) which is 25 from downtown Vancouver
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I think this museum is a must go for any visitor to Vancouver Besides the fact the building is brilliant and the way the masterpieces are put in light is amazing, I think all pieces are really well explained/documented Now why do I put only 4 and not 5 as grade ? Well the
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