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Aboriginal Experiences, Ottawa, Ontario

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Distance from city center: 5.1mi
Johan's pictureby Johan History & Culture travel tip
added on the 21st of September, 2010
Aboriginal Experience Center was indeed a great experience. Best thing is that you don't have to go deep into the country to experience and learn about the many native cultures as the Center is right there in Ottawa.

They provide all kinds of things that will make you understand the aboriginal or native cultures deeper. They don't only have displays of the items of various tribes from across Canada, but they have native dancing performances and history discourses that 'enlighten' the visitors.

You can also try special 'native' food at some vendors and all the place has got a very authentic air. As aboriginals created the first cultures on these lands, if you are in Ottawa, you should definitely visit Aboriginal Experiences.

406 Richardson Avenue

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Sophia's picture
Sophia wrote on Sep 22, 2010 2:20:
It's much better if you go with a group. You will have a guide who explains you everything and all great things from canoeing to a delicious aboriginal buffet feast. :)Reply
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