Nunatta Sunakkutaangit Museum

Iqaluit, NU

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Address: 212 Sinaa, Iqaluit, NU X0A, Canada Number: 867 979 5537 Website Contact How do we get there?

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The Nunatta Sunakkutaangit Museum is filled with so many fascinating exhibits and artifacts that showcase regional and local Inuit life, art, and culture, that it's the perfect way to immerse kids in an important part of Canadian history and culture.

The Nunatta Sunakkutaangit Museum might be difficult to pronounce to most, but it certainly will give all visitors an easy day out of learning!

And do you want to hear one of the best aspects? It's FREE - and we LOVE that!

Kids can explore regional collections of historic pottery, ceramics, and porcelain, as well as ivory and bone carvings, and even textiles and tapestries! 

Have you ever wanted to really see how the Inuits lived? Then don't miss those period costumes too!

The museum also has archaeological collections blended with social history exhibits, which is great for those little ones so they can really understand the concept of ancient history, and time.

Kids will can also enjoy learning through the multi media exhibits that include film and video offerings, photography and artwork elements, plus fun collections of vintage toys, games and masks.

Iqaluit is an amazing part of Canada to explore, and it may be remote, but there is still SO much family fun to be had, so why not escape to a beautiful city, with beautiful history!

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Allow a couple of hours to see and read everything

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Grab something to eat in the local area - there is plenty to enjoy!

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Where is it at?

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Give them a call if you want to take about students visiting - they will be happy to help!

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There is a gift shop so make sure you take that pocket money and take something great home with you!

Need a little extra help?


Special Needs Facilities are on offer including wheelchair access.

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