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Musee Mineralogique et Minier

711 Boulevard Frontenac Ouest, Thetford Mines, Quebec G6G 7Y8, Canada
+1 418-335-2123
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A must see in the region

Much to learn about the mining town and the Musée is doing a great job doing so. The displays are... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2017
lmnadeau
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Thetford Mines, Canada
Fantastic museum.

A friend of mine has suggested I visit here when I made a trip to Canada. The museum itself is very... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
Kurt T
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Charleston, West Virginia
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14 Feb 2017
“A must see in the region”
17 Jan 2017
“Fantastic museum. ”
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711 Boulevard Frontenac Ouest, Thetford Mines, Quebec G6G 7Y8, Canada
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Much to learn about the mining town and the Musée is doing a great job doing so. The displays are well presented and well explained.

Thank lmnadeau
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Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

A friend of mine has suggested I visit here when I made a trip to Canada. The museum itself is very interesting given the history of asbestos mining in the area. I was able to book an additional tour there to take the bus tour...More

Thank Kurt T
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Reviewed 15 August 2013 via mobile

Thetford Mines....once the second largest mining city of Asbestos in the world.... Now a retirement community, this place has nothing to offer. The mining museum could have been interesting with effort put in, but no only pictures some dusty rocks. nothing worth the stop. you...More

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