Museum of Northern BC
100 1st Avenue West Prince Rupert, BC V8J 1A8
Explore the Museum of Northern BC's collection of art and artifacts and discover the wealth of history and culture on BC's Northwest Coast. Witness the legacy of oral history, archaeological discoveries and unique artifacts that depict ten thousand years of ancient history. Experience as well the dramatic history of the more recent period, the new wealth and shifts in power of the fur trade, construction of the railway, development of the fishing industry and the creation of modern day communities. View exciting current works by contemporary Northwest Coast artists and displays that feature a wide variety of local and regional art. The Seasons of Change Tour is offered daily during the summer season. Also available is the Winter Feast performance and Tsimshian Storytelling and Song. The Gift Shop specializes in First Nations art and jewellery, as well as books and unique souvenirs.