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VERY GOOD: For a small town.

Do not expect big city museum...I found this one interesting and with exhibits that were... read more

Reviewed July 13, 2018
LittlePrince1977
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Sacramento, California
Great local history

Friendly volunteers, great chance to step back in time & learn about the lives of the citizens... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2017
CA H
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Calgary
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Jul 13, 2018
“VERY GOOD: For a small town.”
Jun 25, 2018
“Small Local History Museum in a Worthwhile Complex”
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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9799 Waterwheel Cres, Chemainus, British Columbia V0R 1K0, Canada
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Reviewed July 13, 2018

Do not expect big city museum...I found this one interesting and with exhibits that were well-sourced. I also went to the small local museums in Nanaimo (best), Ladysmith (2nd best), Chemainus (3rd), Qualicum Bay (4th)--though each was interesting in their own way

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Reviewed June 25, 2018

The Chemanus Valley Museum is a smallish typical local history museum --- not likely to be of great interest to non-locals, but certainly worthwhile if you are already there. However, the complex in which it is housed is very well done and has much to...More

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Reviewed November 10, 2017

Although this museum is small it was well worth it as it is filled to the brim with local historical memorabilia. My favorite part was the Barbie collection that were made up in era style clothing and hair depicting different scenes from the past.

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Reviewed September 18, 2017

Friendly volunteers, great chance to step back in time & learn about the lives of the citizens. Wonderful displays, great for all ages. Can donate admission, so you afford it for any family or couple.

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