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We were not prepared for the size of this museum. When you see it is in a library, you do not expect too much, but it was great. Admission by donation.
Right inside the door is the temporary exhibition space and just now it is...More
My children (9 & 11) and I passed an interesting 90 minutes here. The museum is free to enter, with a donation box. The place is just one room and feels like a bunch of collections have been banged up against each other. Various areas...More
Love the displays! Led a school group through, and the kids were enthralled. They especially liked playing in the old fashioned shop (complete with vintage cash register) and dressing up with the costumes :) The displays change often, and it is right by the library,...More
We were in Penticton at a museum conference so it was natural that we would visit the museum. It is really worth a visit, the staff was great and the collection is quite diverse starting with the geological formation of the area right through the...More
I went to the musem and had a blast a sthe history is what makes me very happy cause I use to live in Penticton when I was 12 years old until about twenty and it was a blast living in Penticton and I still...More
A tiny tiny museum but with a lot of character! The permanent exhibition is all about Penticton and the Okanagan Valley and even if is just one room, it is very well organized and defintely well thought, as it is divided in 6 sections, each...More