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Steveston Museum

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Address: 3811 Moncton St, Richmond, British Columbia V7E 3A7, Canada
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This little museum is located at the back of the Post Office/Visitors centre. We went into the visitors centre to look at the Once upon a time merchandise and to find out when... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2016
Nicki H
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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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Sequim
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78 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This museum was pretty small but there were some interesting things mostly in cases. They don't have a lot of space. There is a gift counter which has items almost entirely devoted to the ABC TV show "Once Upon a Time" which uses the streets of the town and some of the buildings for the show. I'm a fan so... More 

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Thank Marcia H
Perth, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

I dropped in to ask about the town, etc. Whilst asking about the museum the lady turned and locked the door so I could not enter into it. Guess hospitality has a time and place.

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1 Thank JessyMary
Richmond, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 January 2017

The post office is not open past 5 on weekdays. so I am unable to pick up packages until the weekend, which is a huge annoyance. There are two nearby postal outlets at Seafair Mall and at Super Grocer (only a few hundred yards away) which are both open later on the weekdays and the staff at these other locations... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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46 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

I love using the Post office at this location. The staff is extremely friendly and knowledgeable. It's such a gem in Steveston Village

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Thank Adrienne A
Norwich, England, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

You MUST visit this museum if you love history. Small but sweet. This museum looks like a tiny shop outside but has two good sized exhibitions inside! It is free which is fab( coming from London where all museums are free to Canada where I rarely found anything for free!) and it is WELL worth your time. Takes about 30min... More 

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Thank lola516
Calgary, Canada
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67 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I keep coming back. this place is just great. the service is always great. the building cute and it has some great momentous to by. I do recommend grabbing the once upon a time map and touring the shops the bit from here.

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Thank CJ W
Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016

This little museum is located at the back of the Post Office/Visitors centre. We went into the visitors centre to look at the Once upon a time merchandise and to find out when filming was taking place in Steveston, so to stumble across this museum was quite a surprise. If you're interested in history, in particular that of Steveston you'll... More 

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Thank Nicki H
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016

The staff at the museum/tourism centre are very friendly and helpful. The museum has displays that tell about the history of Steveston. There is a gift shop where you can find merchandise from the hit TV show Once Upon A Time, which is filmed on location in Steveston.

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Thank susan6190
Port Moody, Canada
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324 reviews
200 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Stepped into this FREE museum while searching for the Tourist Info Center. The first building has the Visitor Info and a couple of rooms. One room contained furnishings and such from the buildings time as Steveston's first bank. The other room has consumer goods from the 1900. Apparently there is an upstairs area to view, but we missed it. Be... More 

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Thank Mellie2013
Lake Charles, Louisiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2016

Our family visited the Steveston Museum during a recent trip to the area. It is small, but certainly worth a visit. They had information about the history of the community that we enjoyed. They also were very helpful in telling us about the filming of the television program "Once Upon A Time", which we had come to view. They had... More 

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