Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Yellowknife is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Yellowknife a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Yellowknife.
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Best of Art and Cultural Places to Visit
Discover the local culture and art of Yellowknife.
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4750 48 St, Yellowknife, NT X1A 3T5, Canada
10:30 am - 05:00 pm
With Frame Lake peeping from behind, this well laid out archive and museum makes for an educative and entertaining visit. Beautifully curated displays showcase natural history, European exploration, northern aviation, mining and, especially, Dene and Inuit ways. This is where you will be able learn about almost everything about the Great North; history, culture, traditions, customs and art.
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Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada
The Old Town area in Yellowknife makes for a wonderful walking area. Surrounded by cafes and restaurants, this neighbourhood is lively and full of cheer. With spectacular views of the lake, the Old Town is a picturesque place to be at any time of the day. In middle of the Old Town is the Pilot’s monument where you can climb up and enjoy watch...
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4517 48 Street Yellowknife, NT X1A 2L9 Canada
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Legislative Assembly is the seat of elected government in the Northwest Territories. The building is built beautifully and has become the symbol of solidarity and uniqueness in Yellowknife. Bordering the Frame Lake, the building does not only enjoy a strategically picturesque location but also stands out for its tasteful architecture and design...
An art gallery that supports local artistes and showcases the talents of Yellowknifers, the Down to Earth Gallery is a great place to but souvenirs and check out some incredibly beautiful pieces of art. The collection changes often, so there is something fresh to check out almost every month.
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5399 49th St, Yellowknife, NT X1A, Canada
11:00 am - 05:00 pm
This 300 seat performing center is the only one of its kind in Northwestern territory. It was made in 1984 with a mandate to boost and encourage performing arts in the region. There are a number of indigenous paintings and sculptures in the building. A number of artifacts depict vividly the history of the northern region. There are also a hos...