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Hill's Native Art Gallery

165 Water Street - Gastown, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1A7, Canada
+1 604-685-4249
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More looking than buying

It seems that Hill’s has become more of a tourist stop than an art gallery. While it has a broad... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2017
DP49
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Edmonds, WA
Great range and BRILLIANT service

I recently purchased a silver ring from Hill's while visiting their Gastown store...but managed to... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2017
Carson C
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Sydney, Australia
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North America's largest Northwest Coast Native art gallery.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“wood carvings” (3 reviews)
“on display” (4 reviews)
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165 Water Street - Gastown, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1A7, Canada
Gastown
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Reviewed September 26, 2017

It seems that Hill’s has become more of a tourist stop than an art gallery. While it has a broad selection of First Nation Art their prices put it more in the affordable souvenir category. Stop in at some of the nearby galleries to see...More

Thank DP49
Reviewed September 11, 2017

I recently purchased a silver ring from Hill's while visiting their Gastown store...but managed to lose it because it was a little too big. Entirely my own fault, but when I contacted the store about getting a replacement - and having it sent to Australia...More

Thank Carson C
Reviewed August 20, 2017

We bought our Cowichan sweaters here 25 years ago and they are still going strong. The store has not changed much. They still carry a good selection of sweaters, as well as many other First Nations carvings and jewelry. The store assistants are all friendly...More

Thank speninosmith
Reviewed July 16, 2017

Gastown has a certain charm, a cobble-stone street, a fairly new (1973) Steam Clock, loads of tourist shops, restaurants and a few distinctive, eclectic and memorable stops to make - Hills Native Art and Gallery is one of these stops, perhaps the one. If you...More

Thank linwesthar
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

In the main tourist shopping street in Gastown. Good selection of all types of art with some artists in attendance. We bought calendar and cards.

Thank AnotherEngineer
Reviewed June 9, 2017

We are huge fans of Native Art and thought this was one of the finest galleries we have seen. They have an especially outstanding array of wooden crafts. Whether you are looking to buy or just looking to look, this is a great place to...More

Thank Seniordad
Reviewed June 7, 2017

We had a one day stay in Vancouver, awaiting the departure of our cruise. We had decided that on this trip we would buy some native art - preferably in Alaska. I had researched galleries both in Vancouver and further north. Hill's was mentioned online...More

Thank Joe P
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

I did not buy but loved the wood native art. Feeling pretty poor after more than 2 weeks of travel. Don't know where we would put it. Worth checking out! Great variety.

Thank Kathy G
Reviewed May 26, 2017

Three stories of native themed NW Canada art culture.Most of it is wood based art and not inexpensive. Many unique items.

Thank Dave B
Reviewed February 2, 2017

I was on a mission to find earrings for my wife. Found what I was looking for and more (which was in front of the store). Once I ventured into the rest of the store, the prices were too much for the art pieces (masks...More

Thank KipLoon
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Gastown
A visit to Gastown is like turning back the clock and
stepping into a bygone era. With the distinction of
being Vancouver's oldest neighborhood, the many
plaques that stud the cobbled streets of Gastown tell
the story of its colorful past, giving Vancouver's
history a more lively presence here than anywhere
else. Having been originally founded around a popular
worker's saloon, it's no wonder that today some of
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