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Vanderhoof Community Museum

478 West 1st Street, Vanderhoof, British Columbia V0J 3A0, Canada
+1 250-567-3374
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Very interesting look into the past

Very interesting look into the historical past of Vanderhoof. Smithers house was very interesting... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
EndlessBlue
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Maple Ridge, Canada
Get a close up view of B.C. Central Interior Canadian History

We stopped to see the museum and to eat in the OK Cafe on site. It was wonderful to read abut the... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
Wendy G
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Prince George, Canada
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478 West 1st Street, Vanderhoof, British Columbia V0J 3A0, Canada
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

Very interesting look into the historical past of Vanderhoof. Smithers house was very interesting. Curator was excellent, very passionate and interested in her job.

Thank EndlessBlue
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We stopped to see the museum and to eat in the OK Cafe on site. It was wonderful to read abut the First Peoples and how they lived before the new settlers came to Central B.C. The history then explains how and why newcomers arrived...More

Thank Wendy G
Reviewed 2 August 2017

We thought we would make a quick stop when we were passing though just to check things out and ended up staying for 1.5hrs. There was room for the kids to run around and play, they loved going into the buildings and looking around, especially...More

Thank Lorelei D
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We stopped here to see the tourist information centre and discovered more to see then expected. They have set this area up quite nicely and we spent some time exploring the grounds, and picked up a treat at the restaurant there.

Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 28 September 2016

There are several old buildings preserved from the 1920s and 30s which have come from the community and surrounding area. It's situated on the Stony Creek trail which is one part of the trail system that encircles the whole community of Vanderhoof. Upstairs in the...More

Thank Darcy N
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Stopped here with friends and found the place really interesting. The guides who were there were very knowledgable and friendly. Loved the caboose, would be fantastic for kids with lots to explore! The cafe was closed so couldn't comment on that. But the gift shop...More

Thank Craggy40
Reviewed 26 June 2016

The museum was closed when we arrived but we were able to walk around the grounds and see some antique farming equipment and some buildings. A good place to turn the kids loose and burn off some energy.

Thank Sunjammerz2
Reviewed 15 December 2015

great Christmas display, well appreciated and talked of in the community. Has become a year round attraction, good location, right on highway to attract Visitors

Thank MamaLynne
Reviewed 13 December 2015

Having lived in Vanderhoof for 15 years and still being close (Prince George) I have often dropped in here for a quick stop or for pie and coffee or lunch over the years. I love to see this little spot maintained for all to see....More

Thank Roberta S
Reviewed 3 September 2015

A fabulous gem of a historic village. The museum sits on 27 acres of land right along Hwy 16 making it incredibly accessible. A small parking lot for cars and an extensive parking lot for larger vehicles and RV's. The staff were young but enthusiastic...More

Thank Heather S
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