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Burnaby Village Museum

6501 Deer Lake Ave, Burnaby, British Columbia V5G 3T6, Canada
+1 604-297-4565
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Lovely little place

Take the family here all the time it's a lovely little place and just down the road and it's free... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2016
rahulsethy
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Burnaby, Canada
Wonderful example of the businesses a 1920 Village would have!

We picked a most fabulous day to visit! The weather was perfect and during the months of July and... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2016
1946HappyCamper
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Abbotsford, Canada
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Where History Comes to Life - Stroll down the streets of our 1920s community. Period costumed townsfolk welcome visitors and give demonstrations in the homes, businesses and shops. Take a ride on the 1912 CW Parker Carousel, explore the restored 1912 Interurban Tram, and enjoy a treat in the Ice Cream Parlour.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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6501 Deer Lake Ave, Burnaby, British Columbia V5G 3T6, Canada
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Reviewed August 17, 2016

Take the family here all the time it's a lovely little place and just down the road and it's free. Loads to see and places to eat as well. It is a great way to spend the day with the kids.

Thank rahulsethy
Reviewed August 17, 2016

We picked a most fabulous day to visit! The weather was perfect and during the months of July and August on Tuesday afternoons a couple of RCMP officers walk around in their red dress uniforms to add even more flavour! They stopped and spoke to...More

1  Thank 1946HappyCamper
Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

This is our second visit: the first was during Spring Break several years ago and we had an even more amazing time!!!! WOW is a good word to describe this gem that is free to the public and has an entire 1920's-style village set up...More

Thank RobertsFam2015
Reviewed August 14, 2016

Learning about the past from actual people made our visit here much better than anticipated. All ages were captivate by the stories they heard , things they saw , and the carousel was a hit with everyone! What a beautiful place to walk around in....More

Thank mennotoban
Reviewed August 2, 2016

spent the afternoon wandering through this lovely park. delightful. lots to see, enjoyed an ice cream, chatted with lots of friendly staff and thought about how much we have now.

Thank Freddy46
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

Took my boys here for a family outing. Admission is free. There are more than a dozen buildings complete with period actors. There is a school, general store, blacksmith shop and several houses, to name a few. The ice cream parlor serves ice cream and...More

1  Thank Stefan S
Reviewed July 27, 2016

Can't think of a better way to learn about Burnaby's past! Nestled right behind the busy Canada Way, as you enter and cross the bridge over the little brook, you enter the recreation of a typical village along the tram line about a hundred years...More

1  Thank VivIPianist
Reviewed July 25, 2016

What a gem. The history of what used to be is amazingly reconstructed. If you have time, you should check out the near by Ceperley house and Deer Lake. Definitely worth your time

Thank Kerri-Ann R
Reviewed July 25, 2016

A day at the Village is great for all. I have been here all seasons. Christmas light twinkle during the winter, a special day for mothers day, or any time. Having a guide helps you paint the picture of the times. The cafe has great...More

Thank julie c
Reviewed July 25, 2016

From the ice cream shop to the blacksmith shop, you will be immersed in years gone by. All in a park setting.

Thank gramahas5
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Anat M
September 24, 2015|
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Response from bbyvillage | Property representative |
Hello! We are only open seasonally to the public. Our next public opening is for a one day World Rivers Day event on September 27. After this, we are open for our Heritage Christmas season from Nov 21 - Jan 1. Our 2016... More
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