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Trethewey House Heritage Site

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Absolutely love Trethewey House!!

This is SUCH a great place to go with the kids. Such rich history presented in a fun way. They also... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
ponya11
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San Francisco, California
Really cool heritage site

Going through this property was like going back in time. It was a blast from the past. We had... read more

Reviewed June 12, 2018
rempdo
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Vancouver, Canada
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4 days ago
“Absolutely love Trethewey House!!”
12 Jun 2018
“Really cool heritage site”
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Trethewey House Heritage Site is operated by Heritage Abbotsford Society, a registered charity. The Heritage Site consists of Trethewey House, Joey’s Playhouse, the Upper Sumas Train Station, Heritage Gallery, and the Sylvia Pincott Heritage Habitat...more
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2313 Ware St, Abbotsford, British Columbia V2S 3C6, Canada
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+1 604-853-0313
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is SUCH a great place to go with the kids. Such rich history presented in a fun way. They also have this really cool app for families to play - Agents of Discovery. My kids and I walked around while playing this fun and...More

Thank ponya11
Reviewed June 12, 2018

Going through this property was like going back in time. It was a blast from the past. We had someone take us through and explain a lot about the house and the history of it. The grounds outside are gorgeous

Thank rempdo
Reviewed September 22, 2017

No understanding of the history of Abbotsford is complete without a visit to the Trethewey House Heritage Site Museum. In it you will discover the importance of this prestigious family's lumber business and its impact on the development of the region. The house itself was...More

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Reviewed August 5, 2017

A fantastic place to learn about the history of Abbotsford - the staff are knowledgeable and friendly, and the house itself has been beautifully preserved.

Thank MaylenaL
Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

What a gem! We visited this August and had a lovely tour of the Trethewey House by a lovely lady who works in the Archives next door! Be aware of their limited hours that these tours are available, but well-worth planning your trip around them....More

Thank RobertsFam2015
Reviewed August 4, 2016

What to do on a rainy day? Go to a local museum and walk back into history and a glimpse of how the very well to do lived then. A beautiful arts and crafts house made to look as it did in the early part...More

Thank Ann R
Reviewed March 15, 2016

This old house was the family home of very prominent local family. In its time, it was a revolutionary building with forced air heating, electric lights in every room, and numerous other features that we now accept as routine, but in 1912 ... this place...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed July 8, 2015

If you're interested in early life and industry in Abbotsford this is a good place to start. This heritage house museum helps tell the story of the Trethewey family and the mill that supplied much needed lumber for building this town in the country. The...More

2  Thank Sablehrt
Reviewed April 25, 2015

We need more historic sites in this City! Fantastic! Real pieces of history are found all over this house!

Thank Katelyn Y
Reviewed April 22, 2015

This place is great to visit any day of the year, but at Halloween they put on the great Hunted house for people to enjoy! Super creepy!

1  Thank crazzy_j46
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