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Knowledgeable staff who answered questions about the history of the Utah Mine. It was obvious both... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
Sue779
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A neat collection

A small but engaging collection of artifacts and stories about founding residents. I enjoyed my... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
Desiree B
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

Knowledgeable staff who answered questions about the history of the Utah Mine. It was obvious both members working there are passionat about local history which is great for visitors. A short time is all that is needed for this visit and you may be surprised...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2018

Spent a pleasant 40 mins looking around the Museum and brought our first First Nations wood carving.

Thank Andrew J
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Nice little museum - overview of the history of the area - and a lovely gift shop! Won’t take too much of your time, and worth a visit! :)

Thank mei700
Reviewed 8 August 2018

A small but engaging collection of artifacts and stories about founding residents. I enjoyed my time in the museum but it does not take a lot of time. It's quite small. Admission is by donation.

Thank Desiree B
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

If you have an hour or so to spend, taking your reading glasses because there is so much to read! The staff at the front were very friendly too.

Thank Janice L
Reviewed 10 July 2018

A great little gem in downtown Port Hardy. The curator Jane does a great job of finding local history for her displays which are frequently changing. They also have great gifts if you are looking for something unique to take with you.

Thank leightanw
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

This museum is small and it's by donation rather than a charge. We found it really interesting . Visited on a rainy afternoon and chatted to a lovely lady about the area for ages.

Thank supersal4
Reviewed 12 April 2018

The Museum curator was fantastic, so full of knowledge for the town and history. We spent quite a while speaking with her and enjoyed it very much.

Thank DarleneNorCal
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Jane the curator is amazing person fill of local information and glad to help you in the Gift Shop. Attractions of First Nations ( including 8000 years old artifacts ) Settlers' effects, Fossils, Natural History and Local Industry. In the Gift Shop you find First...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The Curator/ woman at the museum was full of wonderful local information recommending a number of historical books, the Remebrance day exhibit was just in the process of being set up so the space was a wee bit crowded. fascinating story about the "carrot" and...More

Thank Mike H
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