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Whistler Museum

4333 Main Street | In Florence Petersen Park., Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
+1 604-932-2019
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4333 Main Street | In Florence Petersen Park., Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
+1 604-932-2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a rainy day what better to do than visit a museum?! Whistler's museum is wonderful. It tells the story of how the area went from being a remote trek, accessible only to the hardy, to a world class destination. The people involved are very...More

Thank RushCubFan
Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

I was sceptical about the museum due to it just looking like a cabin from the outside. I didn't know much about whistler however so decided to visit to gain some extra knowledge. I actually found it really interesting though and would definitely recommend for...More

Thank GracieMorton95
Reviewed May 24, 2017

what a way to get a feel for old Whistler, the people, the fauna and flora. This is a must do. Even got to see photos taken by my ski coach Bob Brett.

Thank darko11
Reviewed May 21, 2017

Small museum in the village. Worth a visit at $5 each (suggested donation). Provides information about the history of the village and the 2010 olympic games. We found the videos interesting and enjoyed looking at the collection of ski passes. Our only complaint would be...More

Thank Beautifuleveryday
Reviewed May 15, 2017

You really got the sense of how "new" Whistler is and how motivated people were to bring the Olympics to the area. It is a story of love and determination and not to be missed in this cute little place.

Thank LeahPhiladelphia_PA
Reviewed May 12, 2017

No fee for visiting. Donations are welcome. They have some interesting memory items. Read the information and you will learn some facts you didn't know about Whistler and its history.

Thank Patricia G
Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

We weren't sure what to expect when we stopped by this museum, other than typical 'museum' displays. What we found and thoroughly enjoyed was a history of Whistler's early life, and particularly background on the 2010 Olympics and the extensive area and community efforts to...More

Thank mnance64
Reviewed April 25, 2017 via mobile

Small little place but it intrigued me. Walked in Gental man behind counter very friendly and happy to help. Watch couple of the videos on show about Whistler loved it about the history. All the artefacts so enjoyed. They even let you hold the 2010...More

Thank Awsomeal
Reviewed April 18, 2017

Go if you are interested in the history of skiing and the winter Olympics. If that is you, you'll love this museum. If you want to learn about the history of the area beyond the attempt to secure the Olympics, this is not so much...More

Thank GH_traveler_CH
Reviewed April 17, 2017

We loved this little museum. It gave a fantastic insight into how and why Whistler Blackcomb began. We hadn't planned on touring the museum, we had just wanted to purchase a poster of the first trail map. My son has a poster of the current...More

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