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Galt Museum & Archives

502 1 Street South, Lethbridge, Alberta T1J 1Y4, Canada
+1 403-320-3898
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My first time here and I was amazed. The artwork was incredible, the people there were very... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2018
shats3
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Lethbridge, Canada
Great space for a meeting or party.

Enjoy some of the best views in Lethbridge in the lovely main room of the Gault. Rotating... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2018
starmediaguy2015
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Lethbridge, Canada
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“gift shop” (16 reviews)
“local history” (8 reviews)
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502 1 Street South, Lethbridge, Alberta T1J 1Y4, Canada
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+1 403-320-3898
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"overlooking the river"
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"wealth of information"
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

My first time here and I was amazed. The artwork was incredible, the people there were very friendly, and I even had one lady describing the artwork.

Thank shats3
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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Enjoy some of the best views in Lethbridge in the lovely main room of the Gault. Rotating exhibitions explore the city and region’s history. But it’s the events that really make this place a winner.

Thank starmediaguy2015
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Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Fashion show venue was perfect! This building is clean, well laid out and the sound is excellent. The fashion shows the LFW throw here on occasion are incredible.

Thank Terrell S
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

The building is beautiful with a great view of the coulees. The gift shop stocks a lot of unique and local products. The museum is well thought out and informative. Love all of the events, talks and activities they put on - so much to...More

Thank Rachel L
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

you learn something new every time you go a season pass is a must. follow there web page to keep up on whats new .

Thank jim M
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

The Galt Museum is set along the eastern edge along the coulee where the Oldman River runs. This provides a fabulous view of the river valley and West Lethbridge. The museum itself has a wealth of information and archives about Lethbridge and Southern Alberta. Displays...More

Thank Byron L
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

This is a great place for all visitors to understand the history of this city. The old would be all the displays depicting how this city was and how it came to develop. New............the newly renovated westend is just amazing for receptions of any sort....More

Thank KamHeng
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

The Galt offered a 5 hour tour of a local Hutterite colony. The introduction took place at the museum with a historian giving an interesting background and answering questions. We then drove about one half hour and enjoyed a full tour of the colony, led...More

1  Thank Wendy M
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

The Galt Museum packs in a lot of information about Alberta in a colorful and interesting way. The exhibition space has displays on the First Peoples, European settlers, and Chinese, Japanese, and Russian immigrants. The economic base is also explored from bison coats, to coal,...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We love learning about the history of an area we visit and this is a great place to start when coming to Lethbridge. It's a beautiful building with gorgeous views all around. The hands-on activities in the Discovery Hall were fun for our boys ages...More

Thank redheadedmama
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4 October 2017|
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Response from KamHeng | Reviewed this property |
They only have snacks and coffee and tea the last time I was there in June 2017. Nearby there is a Tim Hortons for light lunch. Plus some restaurants around that area.
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Response from maryposzmik59 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, at the Japanese Garden....Nikka Yuko Gardens, we're celebrating 50 years...The Imperial Highness,PrincessAyako of Takamado was there to share this experience with us.....July 14th....thru the weekend....
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