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Address: 502 - 1st Street South, Lethbridge, Alberta T1J 0P6, Canada
Phone Number: 403-320.3898
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Thu 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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I dig the dino exhibit

I totally had a blast when they had the dinosaur exhibit here. Great place to explore and learn about history. I loved that we could get in there with chisels and play around in... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 11, 2015
Kerri P
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Calgary
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Calgary
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62 reviews 62 reviews
29 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

I totally had a blast when they had the dinosaur exhibit here. Great place to explore and learn about history. I loved that we could get in there with chisels and play around in the sand being explorers.

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Shelby, Montana
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223 reviews 223 reviews
33 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

This is rather small, I guess I expected more. What they had well represented the area. I would think that the displays would be more the focal point instead of the gift shoppe area.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

While a small museum, the exhibits are displayed very creatively, and we spent a lovely morning at this museum. If it had been warmer, we would have taken the walk out of the museum and explored the paths leading away from it and the markers along the path. Great activities for kids, and there's a floor version of snakes and... More 

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Havana, Cuba
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40 reviews 40 reviews
19 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

A pretty boring place. This is probably a pretty big waste of tax payers money to fund all these people who run a museum which displays items that you might find laying around my grandmothers house. Most stuff there isnt even 100 years old, thats not so much a museum when the displays look just like a crappy garagesale.

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Lethbridge, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This little shop is perfect for visitors to our great city. The museum really strives to keep its showings pertinent and enjoyable. As far as history goes the Galt is a worthwhile endevour. Great small wedding venue or business cocktail occasion.

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Lethbridge, Canada
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

This small museum has a wonderful collection of items detailing the growth and history of Southern Alberta. Price is fair. Great place to visit.

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Vulcan, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

The museum is located on the edge of the ravine and is a beautiful mix of old and new encompassing an old hospital which has been added to. We liked the exhibits and thought it was set up well. My only complaint would be there were more in the archives than what was on display. As such it did not... More 

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Lethbridge, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Always interesting and something new to see gift shop interesting. Would like to see moere local venders

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Drumheller, Canada
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83 reviews 83 reviews
13 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Lots to see and enjoy in history of the area. I would think it was very hands on learning for children as there was lots of displays, videos etc. to do. I will go back as I would like to enjoy more things that I may have skimmed over due to time restraint. Lovely gift shop and helpful staff. Awesome... More 

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Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

the Galt Museum is a very interesting place to visit that keeps changing the displays so you really can't go there too often. The building itself has a lot of history and one needs to have TIME to check it all o ut.

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