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Night at the Museum: Welcome to the Collection | Soirée au Musée : Découvrez nos collections

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The PWNHC invites you to visit the Collections Storeroom – after hours! On Thursday evenings in July we welcome you and a cohort of your family and/or friends to enjoy a 45-minute tour of the Collections Storeroom with our knowledgeable staff. Highlights to include Indigenous and non-Indigenous historical artifacts, ancient archaeology, fossils, and artwork!

Two tours will be held per evening, July 8, 15, 22, and 29, at 6:30pm and at 7:30pm. Register to claim a tour for your group, and please bring face masks and boundless curiosity for maximum enjoyment! All ages welcome. Register here:

Eight night-time tours are being offered as a part of a pilot program; the museum also will be open until 8:30PM for visitors to explore our exhibits, no registration required!

Can’t make it at night? Tours during regular business hours can be arranged depending on staff availability. Contact us at Tours to be offered in English.


Le CPSPG vous invite à visiter la salle d’entreposage des collections après les heures d’ouverture! Les jeudis de juillet en soirée, nous vous invitons, en compagnie d’un groupe de vos proches et amis, à prendre part à une visite guidée de 45 minutes de la salle d’entreposage des collections animée par notre personnel chevronné. Vous pourrez admirer en outre des artefacts historiques autochtones et non autochtones, des objets archéologiques, des fossiles et des œuvres d’art!

Deux visites guidées auront lieu en soirée les 8, 15, 22 et 29 juillet, à 18 h 30 et à 19 h 30. Inscrivez‑vous pour réserver votre visite guidée en compagnie de votre groupe, et n’oubliez pas d’apporter votre masque et une curiosité sans bornes pour un maximum de plaisir! Les visiteurs de tous les âges sont les bienvenus. Inscrivez‑vous ici :

Huit visites guidées sont offertes en soirée dans le cadre d’un programme pilote. De plus, le musée demeurera ouvert jusqu’à 20 h 30 pour permettre aux visiteurs d’explorer nos expositions. Aucune inscription requise!

Vous n’êtes pas disponible en soirée? Nous offrons des visites guidées pendant les heures normales d’ouverture en fonction de la disponibilité du personnel. Pour en savoir plus, envoyez-nous un courriel à l’adresse Les visites guidées seront offertes en anglais.

Date and Time:

Thursday, July 29, 2021 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
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This event occurs weekly beginning Thursday, July 8 2021 until Thursday, July 29 2021 on Thursday
Exceptions to the pattern may occur.


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Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre


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Winter Hours effective following the Labour Day Weekend
until prior to the Victoria Day Weekend (September to May)
Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Summer Hours effective following the Victoria Day Weekend
until prior to the Labour Day Weekend (May to September)
Monday to Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

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Yellowknife City Hall
4807 - 52 Street, P.O. Box 580, Yellowknife, NT X1A 2N4

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