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Indigenous Experiences

Discover intriguing history and culture of Indigenous people in Ontario, from pow wows to guided nature tours, evocative artwork to traditional cuisine.

Indigenous Experiences

POW WOWS

Witness swirling feathers and jingling feet at an annual Pow Wows such as Manitoulin Island's Wikwemikong, the continent's largest and longest-running First Nations celebration.

INDIGENOUS CULTURE

Sample local delights like bannock, tacos and strawberry juice, and admire Indigenous sculpture, paintings, and crafts such as porcupine quill baskets and porcelain ornaments.

HISTORY BUFFS

Learn about traditional architecture and witness Indigenous history come to life.

INDIGENOUS OUTDOOR

Experience a reverence for the earth, wind and sky on tours that will take you to some of the most spectacular natural settings.

A First Nations guide demonstrates Indigenous drum-making.

CANADA AM AND GREAT SPIRIT CIRCLE TRAIL

Watch Canada AM’s Loren Christie cook the traditional dish of Bannock and make a deer-skin drum on a First Nations canoe heritage tour of Manitoulin Island with Great Spirit Circle Trail.

Indigenous dancer performing with Ottawa skyline in background.

TURTLE ISLAND TOURISM

Be an Indigenous Voyageur with Turtle Island Tourism, and take a journey through Indigenous culture in the nation’s capital.