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Haida Heritage Centre Haida Gwaii

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Haida Heritage Centre
Box 1523, 2 Second Beach Road
Skidegate
Haida Gwaii
BC
V0T1S1
Tel: 250-559-7885

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Haida Heritage Centre at Kaay Llnagaay is an award-winning Aboriginal cultural tourism attraction located in Haida Gwaii (Queen Charlotte Islands) on British Columbia's northwest coast. It is a magnificent 53,000 square foot cedar multi-complex consisting of five contemporary monumental timber longhouses. The Centre houses the expanded Haida Gwaii Museum, additional temporary exhibition space, two meeting rooms/classrooms, the Performing House, Canoe House, Bill Reid Teaching Centre, the Carving Shed, a gift shop and a small restaurant/cafe.
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    This centre offers a definite "must-visit" experience for ANYONE coming to Haida Gwaii, preferably early in their stay, so they have a deeper sense of the unique and precious opportunities here. The Centre displays traditional, historical, natural and contemporary aspects of life on Haida Gwaii in spacious exhibit halls are conducive to self guided wandering or follow along with the knowledgeable tour guides. A significant contribution to the renaissance of Haida life and art. My family reports excellent eats at the Bistro too. (Too bad, I didn't...Read More

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    Don't miss this on your trip to Haida Gwaii. Wonderful collection and great, knowledgable staff.

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by Susan Davidson

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This centre offers a definite "must-visit" experience for ANYONE coming to Haida Gwaii, preferably early in their stay, so they have a deeper sense of the unique and precious opportunities here. The Centre displays traditional, historical, natural and contemporary aspects of life on Haida Gwaii in spacious exhibit halls are conducive to self guided wandering or follow along with the knowledgeable tour guides. A significant contribution to the renaissance of Haida life and art. My family reports excellent eats at the Bistro too. (Too bad, I didn't make it out of the museum before closing time!)

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