Nunatta Sunakkutaangit Museum



Building Number 212
Iqaluit, Nunavut
X0A 0H0

Telephone: 867-979-5537
Fax: 867-979-4533

Mailing Address: 
Nunatta Sunakkutaangit Museum
Box 1900, Iqaluit, Nunavut
X0A 0H0

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Hours of Operation

Operations: Year Round

Administration fees

Admission: Free

About Collections

Most of the Prince of Wales Heritage Centre/GNWT Collection is on permanent loan; mainly a collection of stone, bone and ivory carvings from Baffin region dating back to 1969 with some Rankin Inlet pottery


Films and Videos • Photographs • Sound Recordings • Textual Records

Decorative Arts

Ceramics, Porcelain or Pottery • Costumes • Textiles or Tapestries

Fine Arts

Other Period: Baffin Region sculpture and prints 1950s-1980s

Photography • Prints and Drawings • Sculpture

Human History

Archaeological Objects • Costumes and Accessories • Household Objects or Domestic Technology • Local History • Marine History and Technology • Masks • Oral History • Toys and Games • Transportation : Marine : Non-motorized ground

Services & Activities

Shows of local artists works; travelling photographic/artists works/exhibits; fund-raising art shows/sales; gift shop sales; lectures; video shows

Research Services

Archival Records • Genealogical Research • Library • Slide Library • Video Library

Educational Programs

School Programs

Visitor Services

Bilingual Services • Films and Videos • Guided Tours : English • Accessible by Public Transportation • Meeting Room Rental • Parking Facilities : Free • Gift shop • Special Needs Facilities : Signs : Washrooms : Wheelchair access

Volunteer Services

Volunteer Services Available

Number of Volunteers: 11

Activities: Various

Member Privileges

Receive newsletter
Exhibiton opening invitation
Board election voting rights

Publications & Products

Annual Reports • Books • Museum Guide • Newsletters • Postcards • T-Shirts or Sweatshirts or Caps