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Bonavista North Museum & Gallery

12 Memorial Drive, Wesleyville, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4R0, Canada
+1 709-536-8166
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Lovely local museum

Like many community museums in Newfoundland, this one has a little bit of everything from the past... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2017
DaikonGirl
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St. John's, Canada
A Step Back In Time.

The Bonavista North Regional Museum is always on my list of places to see when I am in the area... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
sandrahallett
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St. John's, Canada
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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12 Memorial Drive, Wesleyville, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4R0, Canada
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+1 709-536-8166
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Reviewed 2 September 2017

Like many community museums in Newfoundland, this one has a little bit of everything from the past. It's very close to the birthplace of David Blackwood, famous Newfoundland artist, and his work feels very much present in this large old wooden building. We really enjoyed...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2017

The Bonavista North Regional Museum is always on my list of places to see when I am in the area every summer. I never tire of all the very interesting exhibits. If you want to discover what life was like for the people of Bonavista...More

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Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

I've been in love with the museum for most of my life. The artefacts are like old friends. But the gallery, introduced in 2001, is the best part. This year, Christine Koch ' s Iceberg Dreaming was a hit. Gorgeous multidisciplinary pieces graced the walls...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2016

This Museum is only open for seven weeks in the summer, but if you are in the New-Wes-Valley area at that time, be sure to stop in. There are many interesting displays in the what was once a school. There is also a wealth of...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful art by Christine Koch. We met the artist, had a snack, and were entertained with beautiful live piano.

Thank Janet D
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