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Good old days

It is a small museum but very big on information on mining and there is movie memorabilia you can... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2018
Nancy B
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Norwich, Canada
Hedley town visit

We have been camping for a few times and decided to visit the town. Did the museum tour. Great... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
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A charming heritage museum in the heart of the Similkameen Valley, that shares the towns gold mining history. The building houses a gift shop, tea room and an amazing collection of photos, stories and artifacts. The back garden is shaded and...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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712 Daly Avenue | Open May to October. See website for hours., Hedley, British Columbia V0X 1K0, Canada
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

It is a small museum but very big on information on mining and there is movie memorabilia you can also buy many different stones and art

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Nancy B
Karen C, Volunteer at Hedley Museum, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Thanks for your visit. Safe travels

Reviewed August 20, 2018

We have been camping for a few times and decided to visit the town. Did the museum tour. Great and interesting history and great guide who made the visit a great experience. Worth the historical information.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Karen C, Volunteer at Hedley Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2018

Thankyou for visiting our little town and the museum. Safe travels.

Reviewed August 14, 2018

A hidden gem...full of historical human adventures, mining and living in a gold mining town at the turn of the century. Lovely tea room , which sells homemade lemon pie ! Clean Bathrooms on site..and comfortable verandas to relax and view the mining sites through...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nancy Lee M
Karen C, Volunteer at Hedley Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2018

Glad you enjoyed your visit. Thank you for stopping by.

Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Very knowledgeable staff The museum was very cool to check out. The staff was very friendly. The lemon pie and coffee was amazing. Well worth checking out. Nice little town

Date of experience: August 2018
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Karen C, Volunteer at Hedley Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2018

Thanks for the visit.

Reviewed June 25, 2018

An unusually well done small museum (for such a small town --- 200 residents). The museum includes a cafe ("tea room"). Well done displays, most about mining. Across from the museum is a small display/park containing mostly mining equipment. The remains of two mines (including...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Karen C, Volunteer at Hedley Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2018

Thanks for visiting our museum.

Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

This sweet town is loaded with history. Mine lore, historic homes, and perfect pie to boot. Gets my vote.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Pat P
Karen C, Public Relations Manager at Hedley Museum, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2018

Thanks for your visit Pat.

Reviewed November 24, 2017 via mobile

The folk from the museum couldn’t have been more welcoming and helpful. They helped find info on a long lost relative.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank jude8655
Reviewed October 1, 2017

We enjoyed our visit and the lemon meringue pie! We spent a couple of hours learning of the local history. What a hard working community it was.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Mark S
Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

We brought our kids to the museum because they wanted to try gold panning. The museum was nice and the young volunteers were extraordinary. You can buy bags of dirt with a few flakes of gold in it. The volunteer very patiently took us outside...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Pdrworks
Reviewed July 28, 2017

Stopped here on a recent visit through Hedley to catch up with old friends. It was fun to walk through and see the exhibits. Interesting local history. Guide was helpful.

Date of experience: July 2017
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