West Coast First Nations Art

Grades 5-7

Check out the coastal First Nations art forms of petroglyph, basket weaving and carving. Stories, techniques and traditional artist preparation for creativity provide a context for traditional and contemporary art. Students will handle carvings from our education collection as part of a guided study of animal symbolism in West Coast art. 

This program is not suitable for anyone under the age of 10. 

This is an in-person, in-museum program.  

  • 90 minutes 
  • Museum program: $75 
  • Available:  
    • September 21 – November 24, 2021 & January 6 – June 28, 2022 
    • Tuesday to Friday  
    • morning or afternoon sessions 


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Contact forms will be responded to within 2 business days. Please call 250-753-1821 to speak with the front desk.

  • Unless otherwise noted, programs are in-person, at the museum. In-person field trip availability is subject to Public Health Order changes.

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