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Address: 214 South Copper Street, Greenwood, British Columbia V0H 1J0, Canada
Phone Number: 250-445-6355
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Helpful Staff and good pictures of surrounding area

If you are spending some time around Greenwood exploring the ghost towns, then stop here first, it will save you a ton of time and effort when on the back roads. We had come to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
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Vernon, Canada
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Vernon, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

If you are spending some time around Greenwood exploring the ghost towns, then stop here first, it will save you a ton of time and effort when on the back roads. We had come to Greenwood so that we could visit Pheonix, Deadwood and the motherlode mines. As the museum wasn't open when I left, I went looking for Deadwood... More 

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Osoyoos, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Went to the museum searching for information around grandfather and grandmother dating back to the 1800's. Spent 3 hours reading through files and files of great information, exactly what we were looking for. Absolutely amazed at this museum's ability to put together so many valuable bits of history. The volunteers are dedicated and caring individuals who obviously love their work,... More 

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Grand Forks
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Lots of local info, enthusiastic staff. City Hall worth touring with museum staff. Lots of info on one of Western Canadas earliest cities. They did a great job of researching the history of John Jarrette's history and ties to the infamous James Gang!!

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Red Deer, Canada
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29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Great Museum with lots of different sections. They even have examples of fluorescent minerals. The film Snowflakes falling on Cedar was filmed here and there are some great photos of the filming in town. Went on the drive to view the old sections of Phoenix which no longer exists. from the museum just note the numbers are reversed.

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

A small museum (to match the small town) but very keen and helpful staff. It was well worth the visit. I wish we had more of these.

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Ganges, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

The small admission fee was well worth while. The history of mining in the area and the dispersal of Japanese Canadians during WWII are well presented. One display on marriages collected photos of happy couples over a period of 100 years.Well worth a stop in Greenwood.

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Prince George, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

Enjoyed this little piece of history and a nice added touch was my little girls received a little package with copper and slag

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Doreen M, Director at Greenwood Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit to our museum and hope that you will come to visit us again. More 

Renton, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

A very small museum that is well presented with staff that knows what is there and gives you an insight in the past via exhibits and artifacts. $3.00 per person is worth the stop allow 45 minutes

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Doreen M, Director at Greenwood Museum, responded to this review

We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your visit to the Greenwood Museum! Please come and visit us again and be sure and ask for a tour of the old courthouse, built in 1903. More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013 via mobile

Stop in this little place as we went for a motorcycle ride - very interesting -- little known fact about the mining & Japanese in the community - didn't realize just how much mining was around the area - lots of fun facts

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Columbus, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

It only took about a half hour to see the museum, but it was worth the trip. The little town of Greenwood is a phtographers dream.

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Address: Address: 214 South Copper Street, Greenwood, British Columbia V0H 1J0, Canada
Phone Number: 250-445-6355
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Greenwood

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