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6410 23rd Avenue NE
Tulalip, WA 98271
360.716.2600

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ABOUT EDUCATION

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About Education

The Tulalip Tribes Hibulb Cultural Center and Natural History Preserve is a place that acknowledges and honors the ancestors of the Snohomish, Snoqualmie, Skykomish and other tribes and bands signatory to the 1855 Treaty of Point Elliott. It is a place where visitors – young and old – can come together and ‘experience’ the lifeways and historic connection to the land of the peoples who lived here for hundreds of years.

We welcome and encourage school groups to tour our permanent gallery that shares the history of our ancestors through the voices of our people; our temporary gallery called ‘Warriors: We Remember’ that reflects on the valor of our Veterans; as well as our longhouse and other displays we offer on art, language, and ancestral values. We have classroom facilities and schedules for tours and craft demonstrations.

The goals of the education team are to keep the memories, language, and teachings of our ancestors alive; to share the history of the people and our historic relationship to the land; and to offer the site as a canvas full of opportunities, an ever evolving living environment.

Culture Series

The Hibulb Cultural Center is honored to host a series of presentations by Coast Salish tribal artists. Join us as we examine cultural ways and values, protection of environment, and sustainability of resources through the masterful artwork of some of the Northwest Coast's finest caretakers.

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Film Series

The Hibulb Cultural Center celebrates the power of cinema to tell the stories of our many cultures, and the Center recognizes Coast Salish filmmaking and filmmakers.

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Lecture Series

It gives us great pleasure at the Hibulb Cultural Center to present community knowledge-keepers sharing important perspectives on Coast Salish legacies influenced by history and cultural traditions. Join us as gifted lecturers reflect on the elaborate art and ceremonial lifeways, natural resource economy, sophisticated societal status confirmed by generosity, and other treasures and challenges that are important to acknowledge in Tulalip history.

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Poetry Series

The Hibulb Cultural Center presents the poetry series.

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Storytelling Sessions

Young people and families are invited to the Hibulb Cultural Center Longhouse Room as Tulalip community storytellers share entertaining stories and songs passed down through generations and filled with ancestral knowledge. Oral historians continue to bring us together, make us laugh, inspire us, and remind us of how rich we are in teachings.

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Workshops

By the hospitality of Tulalip artists, we invite one and all to join us as we learn ancestral crafts and the cultural importance tied to the art. The Hibulb Cultural Center workshops offer visitors a unique opportunity to participate in making great pieces of creative splendor under the guidance of skilled crafts people.

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Contact Education

For any information or inquiries regarding the education tours, activities and curriculum please call or email the education team:

360.716.2640 or 360.716.2600
FAX 360.716.0026
lejones@tulaliptribes-nsn.gov.

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