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Grande Prairie Museum

Open Now: 8:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
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Wonderful FREE family friendly museum.

An excellent site with well crafted displays and wonderful staff. I also had an opportunity to work... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2018
lucysmom2018
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Langley, Canada
Amazing Museum!

Amazing museum tucked away in Muskoseepi Park! Incredible mix of First Nations heritage, Polish... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
EmilyM2838
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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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102 Avenue & 102 Street | Muskoseepi Park, Grande Prairie, Alberta T8V 2E7, Canada
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+1 780-830-7090
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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.

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

Thank EmilyM2838
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

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

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.

Thank coolgrandma1
Reviewed October 4, 2017

We had a intimate wedding of 30 in the church on site and it was lovely so quaint and perfect size - It is a great venue for a small group and our friends and family all thought it was a great location - this...More

Thank lovetorunallthetime
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Great collection of artifacts from the past. Including old buildings and machinery. Grande Prairie was the last place in Alberta to be homesteaded. Love the old wood stoves. Imagine living in wood cabins in the cold winters here.More

Thank EvelynAnn27
Robin W, Public Relations Manager at Grande Prairie Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2017

Good Morning and thank you for coming to our Museum. The Heritage Village really gives a new perspective on what life may have been like in Grande Prairie in earlier times. If you haven't made it over to the Rev. Forbes Homestead, be sure to...More

Reviewed July 12, 2017

This museum is a must- see if you are in the area. We were passing through en route to Alaska and spent a few days at the Rotary Campground in town. This museum was right around the corner. Impeccably landscaped. Superb collection of local artifacts...More

Thank mumsey53
Robin W, Public Relations Manager at Grande Prairie Museum, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2017

Thank you for your kind review. We are glad you were able to spend some quality time in our museum and region before heading up to Alaska. Have a great summer and come back again soon. Robin White Marketing and Development Coordinator, City of Grande...More

Reviewed June 13, 2017 via mobile

While visiting the Hubs folks, and since it was my first time in GP, I convinced everyone to visit the museum. It was a cute educational little place.

Thank H0nestH0telReview
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Toured again yesterday. New exhibits and different features to enjoy! Excellent value too...free! Grand boys learn something new each time about our history and olde world values shaped by the items we used daily. Highly recommend!

Thank Lane S
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