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Address: 130 1st St S, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-8324
Phone Number: +1 888-378-3222
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Great Tribal Art

Very nice collection of native art at a variety of price points. The staff was friendly and quite helpful explaining the art, where it was from, meanings, etc.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 September 2016
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Cheyenne, WY
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Cheyenne, WY
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Very nice collection of native art at a variety of price points. The staff was friendly and quite helpful explaining the art, where it was from, meanings, etc.

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Thank Crude
Lakewood, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

If I had room in my luggage, I would have spent a fortune! I thoroughly enjoyed the variety of Native art, from carvings to jewelry, prints and more. Very contemporary and beautiful!

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Thank Janine W
Portland, Oregon
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

Friendly & knowledgable staff helped with selections and provided artist information. The gallery is nicely set-up and conveniently located. If you like NW Tribal wood and other craft, visit here.

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Thank Mizree P
Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

When visiting San Juan Island this gallery is always at the top of my list. I've made trips to the island specifically to go see their art collection, and I never leave empty handed. There is a wide variety of pricing allowing those on every budget to find a treasure suiting their needs.

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Thank namaste909
Friday Harbor, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016

I can't go into this gallery without buying something! An amazing selection of hand-crafted art by NW Native Americans. I've been told this is one of the very best galleries of its type, and this praise is certainly well-deserved.

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Thank Lori S
Friday Harbor, Washington
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016

Wonderful carvings and a range of price points from souvenir to collector pieces. Very knowlegeable owner.

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Thank Jhousel
Encinitas, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015

This has very high quality NW Native American art and sculpture. Very expensive stuff but this market has skyrocketed in the last two decades and the prices reflect it. But the works sold are very high quality and excellent. There are a few cheaper things like scarves and water bottles etc for the tourists as well.

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Thank Ellis K
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015

Didn't buy anything but they have a very impressive array of all types of artwork from native peoples of the NW. If you're walking around Friday Harbor this is the best of the shops there.

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Thank Rick C
Bellingham, Washington
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203 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015

Excellent quality of contemporary First Nations fine arts and handcrafts, with prices more reasonable than I've seen elsewhere. Owners are friendly and knowledgeable, and the displays are well done. If you have any interest in this kind of creativity, you shouldn't miss Arctic Raven when in Friday Harbor.

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Thank HeadingOut98229
Bellevue, Washington
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101 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

A beautiful place to visit. Full of beautiful Native American art carvings and other pieces. Don't miss it!

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Thank Jim L

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