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Creston Museum

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History came alive for us

We were treated to a personal guide, at no cost, who was able to give us anecdotal information on... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2018
WontonJuan
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Spokane Valley, Washington
Back in time

I loved the old tools and machinery that were set up like still being used. The rooms set up for... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Terry S
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We tell great stories. We can explain how Creston got its wacky time zone. We can tell you about the steamship that became a tractor (sort of), the first airplane to land in Creston, and the teacher who refused to be fired. Speaking of "great...more
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219 Devon St, Creston, British Columbia V0B 1G3, Canada
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Reviewed August 30, 2018

We were treated to a personal guide, at no cost, who was able to give us anecdotal information on almost every aspect of the museum. This was one of the most complete museums, with lots and lots of artifacts, that I have experienced, and it...More

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CrestonMuseum, Manager at Creston Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2018

Thanks for visiting - and I am so glad to hear you enjoyed your visit and our guided tours! Tammy

Reviewed August 27, 2018

I loved the old tools and machinery that were set up like still being used. The rooms set up for all the old bedrooms and kitchen was amazing

Thank Terry S
CrestonMuseum, Manager at Creston Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

So glad you enjoyed your visit! Tammy

Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

A great place to take visitors. Clean. A good representation of the history of the valley. Lots of fun events to take in

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Tammy_Bradford, Manager at Creston Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Thanks for stopping in - and so glad to hear you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed August 4, 2018

Wifes home town...been coming for 49 years and our first visit here. Allow yourself lots of time... It's a great little museum. well done guys!... From the staff to the grounds it's a must see.

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CrestonMuseumManager, Manager at Creston Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

I'm so glad you stopped in - and equally glad you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed July 25, 2018

What a nice visit, lovely setting with lots of exhibits outside. Interesting agro, and industrial collections. And, you get a Guide to explain anything to you. Traveling through Creston on #3. stop for a break and enjoy.

Thank ernie b
CrestonMuseumManager, Manager at Creston Museum, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2018

Hey, Ernie, thanks for visiting us! I’m so glad to hear you enjoyed your experience! Tammy

Reviewed July 4, 2018

This museum is awesome for a small town. We were very impressed. Lots to see and learn and helpful staff to answer any questions.

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CrestonMuseumManager, Manager at Creston Museum, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2018

Thanks for your comments, Marilyn! Glad to hear you enjoyed your visit! Tammy

Reviewed June 30, 2018

What a collection of things from the past. We took a guided tour for an hour but could have spent much longer. Several buildings house agricultural equipment, a trappers cabin, tools and equipment for the orchard industry, a pioneer homestead, mining equipment, sawmill equipment, a...More

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CrestonMuseumManager, Manager at Creston Museum, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2018

Thanks so much for visiting - I’m very glad to hear you enjoyed the Creston Museum!

Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Found it by surprise. Wonderful time capsule of local history, as well as extensive collection of clothes, tools, farm and industrial machinery, medical equipment, early electrical appliances, furnishings, toys, buildings from 19th & 20th centuries. And a well done large working HO model railroad. The...More

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CrestonMuseumManager, Manager at Creston Museum, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2018

Thanks for visiting us, Laurence - I’m so glad to hear you enjoyed it!

Reviewed March 14, 2018

A wonderful time capsule of the history of this special valley-never get tired going through time after time...

Thank Carol G
Reviewed February 5, 2018

children of all ages will love the museum..they have a model train display, old farm equipment, workshops in the summer..making pies was one..you can have guided tours or walk through on your own..bring a water bottle and snacks..

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MuseumCreston, Manager at Creston Museum, responded to this reviewResponded February 20, 2018

So glad to hear you enjoyed your visit - and all the things we offer! Come back soon!

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