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Grande Prairie Museum

Open Now: 8:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Open today: 8:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
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Family fun at the Museum

I loved my informative visit to the museum. I went one day with a friend and my 1 year old. We had... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
kattisback
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Grande Prairie, Canada
Ghost stories from Grande Prairie

Interpretive guide- ghost stories from Grande Prairie history. Great visuals and narration of local... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2019
foszli
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Grande Prairie, Canada
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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...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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102 Avenue & 102 Street | Muskoseepi Park, Grande Prairie, Alberta T8V 2E7, Canada
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I loved my informative visit to the museum. I went one day with a friend and my 1 year old. We had so much fun learning about the history of the Peace Country. The staff was amazing and I definitely will be going back this...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Interpretive guide- ghost stories from Grande Prairie history. Great visuals and narration of local history.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank foszli
Reviewed January 16, 2019

This is a great place to view capsules of the settlement and growth of the Grande Prairie area. Bygone days are brought back to life as one strolls through the 'street' filled with replica and restored historic buildings and activities. The main museum houses a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Keith S
Reviewed January 15, 2019

Took the family before Chrismas for 5 bucks only that was great. There was a horse ride that day the kids loved it. There were also people singing Chrismas song inside and Santa was there too. Besides all that I got to find out a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PRMeehan
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Accompanied my grandson and his grade 2 class on a field trip to the museum. Our guide was very informative and adapted her explanations to their level. After a brief tour we gathered in a classroom and each of us made butter which we got...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 12, 2018

An excellent site with well crafted displays and wonderful staff. I also had an opportunity to work with the South Peace Archivists on the same site, they were very helpful and friendly as well.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lucysmom2018
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Amazing museum tucked away in Muskoseepi Park! Incredible mix of First Nations heritage, Polish Setlers, Militarily history and artifacts, and life in the “olden days”. Loved both the indoor and outdoor portions. Kids loved the scavenger hunt (3 different difficulty levels). The staff were so...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

What an amazing place. Walked in and greeted by a friendly young lady stating our entry is free! So onward we went. Great displays, building, items and lots of stuff to see. Lots of mocked up period buildings. I would go again

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank redjule70
Reviewed March 3, 2018

This is a lovely museum which displays many of the early settler's tools, and early settler's buildings. If anyone would like to see any indigenous displays, they showcase a few arrowheads. Look for any upcoming events, such as the halloween wagon ride...through the haunted village....More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank kiyas1009
Reviewed January 21, 2018

Very well laid out and there is lots of interesting and information of Grande Prairie area. The museum is located about two blocks from downtown Grande Prairie. There are. Other things to check out there as well.

Date of experience: August 2017
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