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Very Interesting Museum

We recently travelled across southern Alberta looking at birds, wildlife and scenery. One very... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Bob L
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Calgary, Canada
Going back in time

It was just a small local idea that turned into a beautiful field of old wooden windmills and an... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2016
johannesiank
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Oxborough Avenue, Etzikom, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

We recently travelled across southern Alberta looking at birds, wildlife and scenery. One very cool and very windy day we arrived in Etzikom and visited the windmill museum. The museum is located in what was once the local school. The windmills are located outside and...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2016

It was just a small local idea that turned into a beautiful field of old wooden windmills and an inside Museum for anything from stuffed animals of all sorts, a room full of dolls, perhaps a thousand and many rooms denoting life in the 1800's...More

Thank johannesiank
Reviewed 24 August 2016

This museum has both: its wonderful range of (often donated) items of daily life and rural work, the impression of an original village (with the post-office, the school, the shop and hotel) and the wonderful music-room where staff are ready to play a tune on...More

Thank Zippingale
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We were driving to Lethbridge on the#3 and I saw the nice sign advertising this place and turned off the road - my husband missed the sign and thought I was crazy and going to nowhere - boy, was he wrong. This place is amazing...More

Thank hopeforsun
Reviewed 9 June 2016

What a great place to stretch your legs while on a road trip. The museum is educational , well set out and a great place to visit. Pity it was so terribly hot the day we were there, curtailed enjoyment the our door display.

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Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

What a big surprise in such a small village. This old school has been converted into a museum in two parts. Inside contains separate rooms set up as they would have been in the era, plus a mock up of a old street in the...More

Thank Geopiggy
Reviewed 18 August 2015

We camped at Writing On Stone Provincial Park for 3 days. We usually take a trip into Milk River but this time we drove to Foremost (approx 60 km north) for a couple of groceries. I read, before leaving home, of a Windmill Museum at...More

Thank kallie93
Reviewed 30 July 2015

The museum is located just outside the tiny hamlet (population c.30) with the unusual name of Etzikom, and is rather difficult to find because signage is poor.There are c.15 windmills placed at intervals on the grounds belonging to a local farmer. All but one are...More

Thank Kirk M
Reviewed 1 July 2015

This is a wonderful little museum with lots of Canadian history. A quick drive from Medicine Hat and ice cream for the kids (and me) at the end! The windmills are outside and in the museum (an old school) there are various rooms with displays...a...More

Thank MichelleIsonTheTrip
Reviewed 28 September 2014

This museum was closed when we were there but it is still open to wander around amongst a huge variety of windmills. These models were used on farms accross the prairies to pump water or make electricity. I did not know there were so many...More

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