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Address: 215 Kilby Road, Harrison Mills, British Columbia, Canada
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Cute little stop

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 6, 2015
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Vancouver, Canada
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Vancouver, Canada
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56 reviews 56 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 

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calgary, ab
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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.

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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 

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Burnaby, Canada
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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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Delta, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Visitors to the Harrison Mills are MUST stop at the Kilby Historic site & step into the past. This museum is filled with authentic artefacts, some rare, that tell stories of the early days in this rural area. Walk the grounds, see the farm animals, browse the gift shop & have a piece of home made pie in the cafe.... More 

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Mission, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

A great way to get up and close to what life might have been like if you were living at Harrison Mills at the turn of the century. Wonderful farm animals, friendly fun staff, delicious home-style food at the restaurant and the best souvenirs in Harrison Mills. No fooling....visit during one of their special events to get even more out... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Have stopped here in several years ago and find this excellent small historic site to get out and explore and learn about how people lived in this area of BC in the past 100 years.

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Mission, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Kilby is a favorite of mine. The restaurant is comfortable and cozy, the food would be considered as 'home cooking' at its finest. The gift shop is small but, filled with handmade crafts, books, and goodies. The museum is filled with wonderful memorabilia, and the staff are fantastic. For a family outing, check Kilby out.

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Interesting historic site, off the beaten track. We went for the Easter egg hunt, come early as it does get crowded. Not many animals to see or pat. Enjoyed the historic talk about the Kilby general store. Staff were friendly and easy going. This place is small, don't expect too much.

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Mission, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

Went for the bald eagle festival and got a walking tour of the Kilby area. Our tour guide Jo Ann was great and very informative. Learned about the history of Kilby, Eagles and Seagulls. Worthwhile for all to go and see.

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