Museum of Northern British Columbia, Prince Rupert

Categories: Natural History Museums, History Museums, Museums
Inspirock Rating:
4.5/5 based on 170+ reviews on the web
Learn about the rich indigenous cultures of the region at Museum of Northern British Columbia, where you can observe thousands of artifacts. Admire meticulous carving of the wood cabin-style architecture, take a look at various shamanic and ritualistic objects, and enjoy the picturesque, waterfront views. Be sure to check out the onsite gallery, home to temporary and revolving art exhibits. Top off your tour with a visit to the gift shop, where you can pick up a few locally made souvenirs. Plan to visit Museum of Northern British Columbia during your Prince Rupert vacation using our convenient Prince Rupert holiday planner.
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  • Really worth a visit ..a good range of First Nation cultural artefacts .. and insights in to the history of the region , 
  • This museum provides a good introduction to costal first nation culture in general, and Tsimshian culture in particular. Don't miss it if you are in Prince Rupert. 
  • What a great museum. It has wonderful First Nation art and artifacts along with a good history of both First Nations and Europeans in Prince Rupert. All with spectacular views. Not to be missed. 
  • Interesting exhibits if you are interesting in archaeology and local cultures
  • I was happy to be here for $6 on a rainy day.
  • Small, though very nice, exhibit and beautiful artifacts housed in a very impressive building.
  • Definitely worth a visit if you happen to find yourself in Prince Rupert with an hour or so to spare
  • Making history fun!
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