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“Amazinly updated”

Grande Prairie Museum
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Set in picturesque Muskoseepi Park, the Grande Prairie Museum, opened in 1971 with a focus on preserving the pioneer history of the area. The Museum’s galleries highlight the first homesteaders and those who contributed to the development of the Peace Region. Visitors will also find a replica paleontological dig site featuring locally found bones of an Edmontosaurus. Other gallery exhibits include Prehistoric stone artifacts used by the first Aboriginal people to settle this area, transportation artifacts including a replica train station and military and war displays. The Grande Prairie Museum consists of the Rodacker/Campbell Gallery located in the main museum building, which is home to our temporary and permanent exhibits, as well as an outdoor Heritage Village.
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Activities for young children, Bathroom facilities, Wheelchair access, Stairs / elevator
Grande Prairie
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“Amazinly updated”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 29, 2013

It is updated, modern and uses the "real" people of GP in its display.. very well done. Much tidier than before and a museum we can all be very proud of !!

Visited January 2013
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Grande Prairie, Canada
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“Grande Prairie Museum is Amazing!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2012

As is the Heritage Village part of the Museum. Every part of the museum is amazing. They hold a variety of wonderful events which one of my all time favorites to date was the Christmas Event with Old Fashion Baked Cookies, Roasted Chestnuts ect, it was so enjoyable. This is a must see location! I will add some pictures as there is so much to do and see here, great for everyone :)

Visited December 2011
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