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Medalta

713 Medalta Ave SE, Medicine Hat, Alberta T1A 3K9, Canada
+1 403-529-1070
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Lots of history to see here! Thursday nights have vendors and food as well so you can spend lots... read more

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Sandra W
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Love this place. Absolutely georgous spot for weddings. The market on Thursday's is wonderful. So... read more

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Inhale the nostalgia as you walk the same floors of the early workers in this historic factory - a time capsule to the beginning of Western Canada's industrial revolution. Learn and create while getting hands on with a clay experience taught by a resident ceramic artist. Immerse yourself in local culture with your knowledgeable tour provider, and complete your journey by indulging in local foods and connecting with Medicine Hat's growing creative community at the Market @ Medalta
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  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
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“gift shop” (17 reviews)
“pottery factory” (13 reviews)
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713 Medalta Ave SE, Medicine Hat, Alberta T1A 3K9, Canada
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+1 403-529-1070
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"gift shop"
in 17 reviews
"pottery factory"
in 13 reviews
"self guided tour"
in 10 reviews
"working museum"
in 7 reviews
"canadian history"
in 7 reviews
"pottery making"
in 7 reviews
"on display"
in 8 reviews
"thursday night"
in 5 reviews
"great history"
in 6 reviews
"production area"
in 3 reviews
"local vendors"
in 3 reviews
"inner workings"
in 3 reviews
"turn of the century"
in 3 reviews
"piece of history"
in 3 reviews
"for sale"
in 5 reviews
"pottery classes"
in 2 reviews
"showing how"
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Reviewed today

Lots of history to see here! Thursday nights have vendors and food as well so you can spend lots of time browsing. This is also a great place to have pictures done!

Thank Sandra W
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Reviewed today via mobile

Love this place. Absolutely georgous spot for weddings. The market on Thursday's is wonderful. So much to choose from. The history is amazing.

Thank Anita B
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very interesting historic pottery factory with lots of history and machinery to peruse and antique pottery to admire. Surprisingly fun!

Thank blairfink
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went to see the Thursday evening market. There were fewer vendors than two years ago, when I last visited. Fewer people as well. Perhaps the new management shall increase the attractions and get the vibe happening again.

Thank Lev Z
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Medalta Potteries is such a fascinating piece of local history. With knowledgable working potters in residence, Thursday markets full of fresh produce, tasty food and cool collectibles, ahd The Great Wall of China, this place is a must visit for tourists and locals alike. They...More

Thank marviemom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s a really great place that hosts a lot of really good and interesting community events that are always fun to attend.

Thank samdneil
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love Medalta! It’s the best place to beat cabin fever in the winter, and we love to take visiting family and friends to this unique and interesting place. The gift shop is also a great place to find the perfect wedding,birthday or anniversary gift....More

Thank JMEMontgomery
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This Historic gem is a must-see if you are visiting, or if you live here and haven't yet been. We are so fortunate to have Medalta, and the staff are wonderful. Tour is highly recommended, and it's great to be able to see the creative...More

Thank kcwhc
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great view of little know part of Alberta history. The guided tour was very interesting, inside and out. Very well restored.

Thank ernie o
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

a very good look into history. brillaint to be able to see the work being done today still. very friendly staff and a cute little shop at the end.

Thank Antonia M
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Trekkie49
13 May 2015|
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Response from kayceelaw | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't work there - just visited. I would go on the Medalta website and ask the question.
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