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Port Hardy Museum & Archives

7110 Market Street, Port Hardy, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-949-8143
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Port Hardy Museum

A great little gem in downtown Port Hardy. The curator Jane does a great job of finding local... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
leightanw
Super little museum

This museum is small and it's by donation rather than a charge. We found it really interesting... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2018
supersal4
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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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“local history” (7 reviews)
“gift shop” (4 reviews)
“first nations” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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7110 Market Street, Port Hardy, British Columbia, Canada
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+1 250-949-8143
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great little gem in downtown Port Hardy. The curator Jane does a great job of finding local history for her displays which are frequently changing. They also have great gifts if you are looking for something unique to take with you.

Thank leightanw
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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

This museum is small and it's by donation rather than a charge. We found it really interesting . Visited on a rainy afternoon and chatted to a lovely lady about the area for ages.

Thank supersal4
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

The Museum curator was fantastic, so full of knowledge for the town and history. We spent quite a while speaking with her and enjoyed it very much.

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

Jane the curator is amazing person fill of local information and glad to help you in the Gift Shop. Attractions of First Nations ( including 8000 years old artifacts ) Settlers' effects, Fossils, Natural History and Local Industry. In the Gift Shop you find First...More

Thank John T
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

The Curator/ woman at the museum was full of wonderful local information recommending a number of historical books, the Remebrance day exhibit was just in the process of being set up so the space was a wee bit crowded. fascinating story about the "carrot" and...More

Thank Mike H
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

This museum can be easily viewed in half an hour and is worth the time. We found the curator to be very knowledgeable and friendly.

Thank CoolCouple99
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Jane and staff do an excellent job with the small space they have available. Every quarter they have a spectacular display relevant to the area. And it is a great place to get a one of a kind keep sake for guests to our beautiful...More

Thank Leightan
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Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

This little museum does an excellent job of displaying local items of history Also had a very good gift section

Thank JCDown
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

The museum manager was lovely. Wonderful assortment of First Nations items for sale and very reasonably priced.

Thank pjh292017
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

We spent a very happy hour enjoying the exhibits in this interesting museum. Full credit must go to the curator, with whom we spoke, for turning this enterprise around and making it so well worth a visit. There's a good selection of books for sale...More

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