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Fanshawe Pioneer Village

2609 Fanshawe Park Rd E, London, Ontario N5X 4A1, Canada
+1 519-457-1296
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Feelings of little house and the waltons era

It really is quite thrilling to be part of history as you step onto the grounds . Staff in costumes... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Marie J
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Rock Creek, Canada
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We visited here yesterday. I thought it was going to 've a little more than it was, however, we... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Margaret M
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Middleboro, Massachusetts, United States
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2609 Fanshawe Park Rd E, London, Ontario N5X 4A1, Canada
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"general store"
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"thanksgiving dinner"
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"costumed interpreters"
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"printing press"
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"print shop"
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"local history"
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"different eras"
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"learn something"
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"olden days"
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"interesting place to visit"
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"conservation authority"
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"step back in time"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It really is quite thrilling to be part of history as you step onto the grounds . Staff in costumes from that era , live productions and the building are all well maintained and preserved for years to come . It’s a historians dream ....More

1  Thank Marie J
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PioneerVillage, Interpretation Coordinator at Fanshawe Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Marie, Making the past present is something very important to us and are happy to hear you loved your visit. Have a fantastic day!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited here yesterday. I thought it was going to 've a little more than it was, however, we enjoyed ourselves very much. It was interesting to see the buildings from different eras in time. The staff was very informative and friendly. The buildings are...More

Thank Margaret M
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PioneerVillage, Interpretation Coordinator at Fanshawe Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Margaret, Thank you so much for visiting, we are glad to hear you enjoyed yourselves! We are looking ahead to another wonderful season with lots to come as we get into the summer months. Please come again soon, as we would love to have...More

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Reviewed April 14, 2018

For those interested in local history this is a good place to start. The museum consistes of numeroud building gathered from London and area and put together in one village with workers in costume to provide explanations of the building as well as certain crafts...More

Thank Adriaan v
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PioneerVillage, Interpretation Coordinator at Fanshawe Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2018

Hello Adriaan, we hope you are able to make it out again soon, we have lots planned for 2018!

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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Love this yearly tradition. Great dinner and play after. Roast goose, stuffing, potatoes, vegetables, rolls, soup and Mincemeat pie.

Thank Janet M
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PioneerVillage, Interpretation Coordinator at Fanshawe Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2018

Hi Janet, Thank you so much, we are glad you have a good time!

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Reviewed February 13, 2018

The wife and I took take the kids there once a year, They never get sick of it and always see and learn something new. The people that work or volunteer there are wonderful. Very pleasant and knowledgeable.

Thank cccplays
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PioneerVillage, Interpretation Coordinator at Fanshawe Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2018

Hi cccplays, we are so glad that you enjoy your visits with us. We look forward to seeing you again this summer!

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Reviewed February 11, 2018

I have been to this site numerous times at different times of the year. It is well cared for and quite informative. I have had nothing but positive experiences with the staff.

Thank wildwoodie56
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PioneerVillage, Interpretation Coordinator at Fanshawe Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2018

Hi wildwoodie56, We are so happy to hear you enjoy your visits. We hope you come again soon!

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Reviewed January 30, 2018

A walk through history. Opened my childrens minds to live in the olden days. They had so many questions and they had staff available to answer them. The man who made the newspapers for the town was great. He let the children make their own...More

Thank letsgetaway4
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PioneerVillage, Interpretation Coordinator at Fanshawe Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2018

Hi candym715, We love hearing stories like this. We hope you are able to join us again this year for one of our special events.

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Reviewed October 14, 2017

The amount of historical info and materials there was awe inspiring. Wheel chair friendly for the most part. will go back again.

Thank Tiffany H
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Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

Had read several articles about Thanksgiving dinner here. So we decided to attend. Tickets must be purchased in advance at $22/adult. Walk from parking to restaurant was a little too far. Staff were not dressed in period outfits Tables did have name tags but were...More

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Reviewed September 21, 2017

- unique experience with the "museum hack" tour guides - the village was very nice, organized + very friendly staff we look forward to going back

1  Thank ray873
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clarisselamarche
October 16, 2017|
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Response from PioneerVillage | Property representative |
We are working to make the lower floors of buildings physically accessible. Most buildings lower floors are accessible, but there are a couple buildings where this is still being worked on. Visitors can also access the... More
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Gerard V
October 1, 2017|
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Response from PioneerVillage | Property representative |
Hi all, for future users: we are open Tuesday-Sunday and Holiday Mondays, 10 a.m. - 4:30p.m.
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Jane T
July 25, 2016|
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Response from PioneerVillage | Property representative |
Hi Jane T, thank you for your question. Fanshawe Pioneer Village will be on winter shut down during that time, but we will re-open in January. Thank you! Marianne Marketing Coordinator
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