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“An interesting place”
Review of Nanaimo Museum

Nanaimo Museum
Ranked #8 of 80 things to do in Nanaimo
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Nanaimo Museum: Discover Nanaimo’s fascinating history in our new museum located in the VI Conference Centre. The main gallery offers a sense of what life was like for Nanaimo's earliest settlers and the Snuneymuxw First Nation. Our award winning replica coal mine is a special treat. The museum also manages the Bastion, an original Hudson's Bay Company post built in 1853. Don’t miss the gift shop!Museum Hours: 10am - 5pm Monday to SaturdaySummer Hours: Open Daily 10am - 5pm
Reviewed August 16, 2012

It is a new museum with wonderful displays depicting the facinating history of Nanaimo it is easy to access and walk around

Thank Evanse
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Reviewed August 10, 2012

Great care taken to preserve the past with selected exhibits, coal mine set-up for children very educational. Small but nice. Seniors concession, and the best handcraft in town. Wonderful postcards by local photogropher. Small but nice...

Thank ingrid1105
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Reviewed July 23, 2012

Nanaimo's museum has a little bit of everything: local history; dioramas; local information; and great gifts and souvenirs; affordable rates.

Thank Lorrie H
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Reviewed July 9, 2012

The museum is set up great. The kids enjoy going to see all the local history. It is in a beautiful location. A must see for any tourist or local.

Thank Andrea M
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Reviewed July 9, 2012

Lots of history of Nanaimo's past and current exhibitions too, well worth the time to go and see.

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