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South Peace Centennial Museum

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Address: Junction of Highway 43 & Township Road 722, Beaverlodge, Alberta T0H 0C0, Canada
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+1 780-354-8869
10:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 18:00

A 40 acre, volunteer operated, Pioneer Village museum with a building...

A 40 acre, volunteer operated, Pioneer Village museum with a building displaying smaller artifacts, historic buildings, a building housing vintage automobiles, 60 vintage tractors & steamers in working condition, handicapped restrooms, unserviced camping at $10/night. open daily 10 am to 6pm from May 15 to Sept 15.

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Many great exhibits

This is a fantastic place for young and old. It has a terrific collection of antique farm machinery. Most in working condition. The museum hosts Pioneer Days mid July... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
Beaverlodge, Canada
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Beaverlodge, Canada
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5 reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a fantastic place for young and old. It has a terrific collection of antique farm machinery. Most in working condition. The museum hosts Pioneer Days mid July. Machinery demonstrations, including threashing machines and old steam tractors. Flour grinding, soap making, and don't miss the cinnamon buns, made in the stone outdoor oven. It is an event worth stopping... More 

Thank hillfam528
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

Excellent collection of antique farm equipment from the early days when the Peace country was settled including steam tractors. Quite a few of the tractors have had their 100th birthday and all are in running condition. About the middle of July every year there is a weekend event where all the tractors are running for a parade around the museum.... More 

Thank Rick C
Beaverlodge, Canada
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

Lots of exhibits and family fun. See the machinery demonstrations - grain threshing, flour grinding, wood cutting. Much of the machinery is restored to running order. Try some of the home made cinnamon buns.

Thank Debbie B
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

Lots of fun for families to walk though, plan about 2-3 hours, more if you wanted to bring a picnic lunch.

Thank maggiemurphy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2016

A treasure to be seen, worthwhile to visit – lots of historically significant pieces of equipment from our region.

Thank fly0nthewall
Grande Prairie, Canada
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Reviewed 15 August 2015

Enjoyable way to spend the day! Really enjoyed the steam tractors, impressive in the parade, then powering the sawmill. Other antique tractors were utilized to operate the threshing machine. A real bonus was the cinammon buns made in the clay oven - very tasty and delicious.

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Carstairs, Alberta, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

Visited this place today. The antique steam tractors were a big hit! Definitely worth a stop to get a good look at the early days in this part of the region.

Thank Jeremy S
High Level, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 9 June 2015 via mobile

For those that are looking for something to do when traveling through this region, why not stop and take in some local history. The south peace centennial museum was a great way to learn a little about the local community and to get outside and enjoy some fresh air. In about an hour you can walk through the buildings and... More 

Thank Erica D
Grande Prairie, Canada
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Reviewed 11 May 2013

I was there last year and enjoyed my visit back in History. Wonderful museum, had a beautiful walk and explored all it had to offer; enjoyed taking pictures of the incredible pieces of history. There is a lot to see, I only attached a few pictures; so much more to see at the South Peace Centennial Museum.

Thank savesomeoneelse

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