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Peel Art Gallery Museum & Archive (PAMA)

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Enjoyable visit for the kids and a bit of history

We went during the Christmas/winter break to participate in one of their children's activities... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Vaughan, Canada
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Not the ROM but nice

It's a nice place to visit if you are in the area. It has some interesting historical facts about... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Brampton, Canada
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PAMA is a place to explore and learn about Peel Region’s culture and heritage, as well as use conversation, questions and stories to help make new and fascinating connections to the surrounding community. Throughout the year, PAMA offers a variety...more
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9 Wellington St E, Brampton, Ontario L6W 1Y1, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

Visited here a while ago but thought I would share the experience. A lot to see and good place to visit. One place I saw was the display of the old jail cells. I then walked trough a hallway from the display to the main...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank John S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went during the Christmas/winter break to participate in one of their children's activities (clay rose) and we learned about a bit of history and made a craft too. Activity was included with admission. We spent about a couple hours exploring the place included the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

It's a nice place to visit if you are in the area. It has some interesting historical facts about the region and features some local artists which gives them a boost. So go and have lunch at one of the many restaurants in the area...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Had a pleasant visit. She handed in a volunteer application as she loves ir there. They are always so friendly and nice.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Amanda B
Reviewed August 7, 2018

The displays are average but there are a few extra ones that are placed for a short time. It is close to city hall. There is also a large house that is owned by the city now and available for tours. It is near the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Louise T
Reviewed August 7, 2018

this is a nice little museum for anyone looking for an afternoon educational outing. Has history of Peel region and enough stuff to keep kids entertained for an hour or two as you check things out. Love the fact that they built the old jail...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed July 31, 2018

Wonderful place to visit all year round. They also have activities for kids and adults. A bargain for your dollar so don't miss going in anytime.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

This is a small museum but its packed full of interesting art and pieces and lots of local history. Well worth the 5 dollars. Hidden gem..

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Karen A
Reviewed May 23, 2018

Great exhibits. The wax character frightened my grandson.....because it is so realistic! The children also loved the place area

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Karen H
Reviewed April 3, 2018

Great place to learn about local history and explore art work and exhibits, both new and old. Patronize this place.

Date of experience: March 2018
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