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Great view with a piece of history.

The MacPherson house overlooks the confluence of the Mackenzie and Liard rivers. You can tour the... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
pillingmrtv
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Fort Simpson, Canada
Historical Site and Picnic

Great spot to stop and take in the view. I enjoyed this as a bit out of the way and yet still able... read more

Reviewed June 2, 2016
Julie M
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Edmonton, Canada
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18 Jun 2018
“Great view with a piece of history.”
2 Jun 2016
“Historical Site and Picnic”
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Mackenzie Drive & 93rd Avenue, Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories X0E 0N0, Canada
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

The MacPherson house overlooks the confluence of the Mackenzie and Liard rivers. You can tour the house to see how people lived many years ago. Also a nice place for a picnic. In the winter time a great place for sliding.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 2, 2016

Great spot to stop and take in the view. I enjoyed this as a bit out of the way and yet still able to see everything going on. From McPherson house you can see the river, the historical house, several lookouts, drum circle, camping area,...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Julie M
Reviewed September 23, 2015

It was cool to see, but definitely needed some professional restoration on both inside and out. There were a lot of interesting pictures posted on the walls.

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed June 25, 2015

MacPherson House, built in 1936, is a historic house which is included in the Walking Tour put on the Visitor Information Centre. The grounds are referred to as Heritage Park, and there are picnic tables and a most spectacular view of the Mackenzie and Liard...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Angela F
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