Here is a list of places to visit in British Columbia, Canada to learn about native american culture.
British Columbia Places to Visit
Journeys, Campbell River
Locally owned and operated First Nations wildlife and cultural tour company.
Gildas Box of Treasures Theater,
The Weiwaikum Cultural Society’s promotion, preservation and advancement of
Kwakwaka’wakw (formerly Kwakiutl) and Laichwiltach culture (including
traditional dancing, artwork, songs, stories and Aboriginal spirituality)
Kwagiulth Museum & Cultural Centre, Campbell River
This museum displays items used in potlatch, a ceremonial feast of
the Indians of the Northwest. The collection includes masks, rattles, whistles,
head and neck rings and other head gear. Photos of traditional Kwakiutl villages
at the turn of the 20th century are also displayed. Guided tours are available.
It’s recommended that travelers allow 30 minutes minimum for their visit. Open
July- August, 10-5:15.
Situated in Cape Mudge Village on Quadra Island a short 10 minute ferry ride
from Campbell River, B.C.
Campbell River, Campbell River
Located on a tree covered hill overlooking beautiful Discovery Passage in
Campbell River B.C.
of Archaeology and Ethnology
Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, B.C.
Columbia Museum, Victoria
The Living Landscapes historic photograph archive features photographs of
the Thompsontario_first_nations/Okanagan region of British Columbia, Canada.
Secwepemc Museum and Native Heritage Park Kamloops BC
Preserving the language, history, and culture of the Secwepemec People.
Attractive museum exhibits incorporate the history and legends of the Secwepemc
People along with historical photographs, illustrations and artifacts.
Houses one of the world’s finest displays of Northwest Coast First
Wei Wai Kum
House of Treasures, Campbell River
Masks, paintings, prints, and sculptures produced by local first nations
Places to Visit:
British Columbia |
District of Columbia |
New Brunswick |
New Foundland |
New Hampshire |
New Jersey |
New Mexico |
New York |
North Carolina |
North Dakota |
NW Territories |
Nova Scotia |
Puerto Rico |
Prince Edward Is |
Rhode Island |
South Carolina |
South Dakota |
West Virginia |