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“Amazing food”
Review of MacBride Museum

MacBride Museum
Ranked #4 of 58 things to do in Whitehorse
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Your Yukon adventure starts here! From Gold Rush fever to the birth of Whitehorse, the MacBride Museum gives the best and most entertaining overview of the colorful characters and groundbreaking events that built Canada's Yukon. Fun for the whole family, gold panning and historical skits daily during the summer months. Open all year.
Whitehorse, Canada
Level 5 Contributor
56 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Amazing food”
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This place has preserved the historical thing of the Yukon so very well. It is amazing to see the historical and cultural development of the Yukon

Visited August 2016
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Yountville, California, United States
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“It's wonderful”
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

With time to kill we took a local's advice and went here. There are several types of galleries including: First Nation; Gold Rush; early twentieth century; Alcan Highway; pre-history. We were charmed by the thoughtful presentation of their exhibits and the staff member. You will gain a greater appreciation of the area you traveled so far to explore.

Visited January 2017
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38 reviews
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“On my list of tourist sites to see.”
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

The museum is a great walk back through history. With several mock ups and scenes from the past. This is a must see for tourists or even locals at least once..

Visited August 2016
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Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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“An excellent place to start your visit in Whitehorse”
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This Museum is good for young and old alike. It gives a wonderful overview to the cultural, historical and natural life of the area. Don't miss the gold rush galleries, we almost did. I wish we had had more time to spend there.

Visited December 2016
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Kingston, Canada
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
“MacBride Museum Whitehorse ”
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

This museum is a wonderful example of community and territorial history. It's got a really great layout and covers everything of general interest from prehistoric to modern time. There's well written storyboards and interesting artifacts to get your imagination into the frame. I was fortunate to go in the off season and had all the time in the world and pretty much the place to ourselves to take lots of time. I would like to go back again once the expansion and construction in the new part is done. I'm looking forward to seeing more artifacts and stories. This is for sure a professionally run organization from the customer perspective and shows pride in the whole facility.

Visited January 2017
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