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Address: 215 Kilby Road, Harrison Mills, British Columbia, Canada
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A little local history

This is a good local attraction especially if you are into Canadian history. The little farm is great for children and the exhibits will keep the adults occupied for quite awhile... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 14, 2015
Langley City, Canada
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Langley City, Canada
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

This is a good local attraction especially if you are into Canadian history. The little farm is great for children and the exhibits will keep the adults occupied for quite awhile. We did not have time for lunch in the restaurant but I understand it is very good. A little pricey for what it is but worth it to save... More 

Thank 2012Apollo13
Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada
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48 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

It is a good attraction as I am a history buff and love the old heritage buildings and railway history. We took the family in October and had a really enjoyable day. Kids enjoyed the small petting zoo and the walk through the haunted house, done up each Halloween.

Thank Penny R
Chilliwack, Canada
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67 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

We went out on a Wednesday so it wasn't busy either in the restaurant or museum. I highly recommend a visit here as there is so much history involved. The food was excellent and plentiful, the museum so interesting and the animals were safe and friendly. We'll go back for sure.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

First visit with our 6 yr old grandson. Nice enough but boring for him. Great to see history preserved but just not enough for a long drive out there.

Thank Teresa M
Chilliwack, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Being local by living in Chilliwack I thought it would be cool to go to kilby I launch my car topper boat at their beach site but I never went inside the museum. I heard mixed reviews from my friends about this place, but we had a boring weekend planned so thought we would go over. Was kinda shocked about... More 

Thank travellocal101
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5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

I've been here now about 5 times and just love the old charm of the place. My daughter loves to feed the animals (You must buy their food for .50/bag and it's good for all of them). I love history and how they've kept the place up so you can imagine how a hotel was run way back when. You... More 

Thank tyger_lily181
Vancouver, Canada
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94 reviews
36 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

This place is about 5 minutes from our cabin so we come regularly in the summer. The kids love playing with the animals and the restaurant is delicious (particularly the baked goods). They often have speciality brunches for holidays (ie. Mother's Day). If you are camping in the area or driving by while on a road trip, it's definitely worth... More 

Thank ShawnaCanuck
Port Moody, Canada
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186 reviews
34 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Not much to see, they really don't get going until after Victoria Day. The scenery in the area is beautiful.

Thank bryanharnett
vancouver bc
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13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Went on a tour as part of the Fraser Valley Bald Eagle Festival (fvbef.ca) This event is held the 3rd week-end every November. Had a 1.5hr boat tour of the Harrison River. Saw over 400 Eagles! Toured the nearby Kilby Historic Site and had an amazing lunch. Truly a breathtaking natural spectacle occurs every year in this area of British... More 

Thank kits90
Burnaby, Canada
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143 reviews
49 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We stopped into Kilby for a look-about on a recent (late-September) trip to Harrison. It was still rather early in the morning (before 11am), and a Tuesday, so we did not expect anything to be open (as was indicated on their website). We have been into Kilby quite often over recent years, and have visited the various attractions -- general... More 

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