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Aurora Emporium Art Gallery

4701 Franklin Avenue, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2P1, Canada
+1 867-688-0111
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Very friendly staff

The staff here were very friendly and welcoming. We had a great chat and he gave me some tips and... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2018
Shaun W
,
Sydney, Australia
good variety of hand crafted products

Nice variety of hand crafted products. Last year I bought a birch bark box, this year an ulu. I... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
Janice W
,
St. Albert, Canada
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  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
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4701 Franklin Avenue, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2P1, Canada
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+1 867-688-0111
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

The staff here were very friendly and welcoming. We had a great chat and he gave me some tips and places to see while i was travelling through Yellowknife.

Thank Shaun W
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

Nice variety of hand crafted products. Last year I bought a birch bark box, this year an ulu. I looked for these items in larger stores in Old Town but here is where I found them. The staff is great: knowledgeable and friendly. They have...More

1  Thank Janice W
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

We had a great visit (and shopping experience) with the lovely lady working in the gallery! They have a good selection of local, and almost local, merchandise. Worth stopping in!

2  Thank Peace_Parrot
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

We visited this delightful shop 3 times during our 4 days in Yellowknife. On our first visit, we had a great conversation and were given terrific touring ideas by the owner and we purchased a small Angus Beaulieu painting. On the second visit, we dropped...More

2  Thank castravel56
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

Very friendly and knowledgeable staff. Beautiful artwork and great handmade local products. This gallery has hand made products which are worth every penny. The handcrafted products are made to last a lifetime.

2  Thank wallaceasmith
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Reviewed 8 January 2017

Don't let the name fool you. It's just a shop. It sells aboriginal stuffs, some "fossils", and suit cases.

Thank Stonary H
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Reviewed 8 December 2016

Everything seems pretty expensive compared to other galleries I've seen in Yellowknife; however, the authenticity of the art is obvious, and the staff very knowledgeable.

2  Thank Nora D
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

the people that run this place are avid collectors themselves and buy their product form local artists. they take great to explain the carvings or art one wishes to buy

1  Thank STinMB
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Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Let me start out by saying Yellowknife is an amazing must visit place! To top it all off has one of the best art galleries I've come across. The art work there called to me In ways other artist work hasn't. We came across Aurora...More

1  Thank Jason N
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Reviewed 27 March 2016

was hoping to see more art and better art, I did find something but was not quite what was hoping for

Thank InuitArtGuru
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