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Ska-Nah-Doht Village and Museum

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Address: 8348 Longwoods Road | Mount Brydges, London, Ontario N0L 1W0, Canada
Phone Number: 519-264-2420
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location and access is hard to find which is unfortunate as this history village offers great info and history knowledge and is ideal for guests and rainy day activity

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 11, 2015
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London, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

location and access is hard to find which is unfortunate as this history village offers great info and history knowledge and is ideal for guests and rainy day activity

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London, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

wonderful hands on learning experience and a good way to spend a beautiful day while educating yourself. Id reccomend this to everyone! Super cheap too, as well as an adorable gift shop with something to appeal to everyone and the money going to a good cause

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4 Thank cassie s
Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

..about indeginous culture. Nice longhouses ad the forest around it is really nice. we go down to the snake river in the valley and hike there. The musem itself is good too.

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3 Thank chubchub2013
London, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We did our family pictures there and it was a nice relaxing day with the kids, they had fun running around and the visitor centre was very informative.

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2 Thank Aiden2005
London Ontario
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

This is a wonderful place to take family - there is so much history to learn in a fun way. Pack a picnic lunch and spend a few hours discovering what it was like for the Hurons when they lived in the area. The 1812 Re-enactment is also held within the shadow of the village and is a great experience... More 

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4 Thank EAP5104
London, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Excellent display of longhouses and aboriginal life. Museum is great for kids. Located in a conservation area with lots of walking trails and interesting vegetation.

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5 Thank Oldbones H
London, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

This is a recreation of an actual first nations settlement in that area which in itself is very interesting but it's a long way in the middle of nowhere and it usually involves a fairly pokey tour with a lot of bored kids.

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3 Thank Jeff_London_On
London, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

I think this is a place you should go once a year to keep your sense of history, or perhaps pre-history. They have a lot of programming and would be best to know what that is before you get there. The actual exhibits are okay but the interpreters are what makes this place interesting.

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3 Thank Scordicio
Abbotsford, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Once again, if you like to see how the native people lived way before the white man came, be sure not to miss this one. You can even take part in an archeological dig (great to teach kids). This year they have done some reno work on the site and it is better than ever.

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3 Thank 1946HappyCamper
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

I saw the sign and went in, I was please that I did. The site has a reconstruction of a village with a museum and films that you can choose to see. I had a good walk around and was able to see a side of history that I knew little about.

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