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Port Hardy Museum & Archives

7110 Market Street, Port Hardy, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-949-8143
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Well worth visiting

We spent a very happy hour enjoying the exhibits in this interesting museum. Full credit must go... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2016
Grogsblossom
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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
A must see!!

This surprising jewel of a museum is a must see! Tiny, but very well put together with a... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2016
Sara_Jane23
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Vancouver, Canada
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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7110 Market Street, Port Hardy, British Columbia, Canada
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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

Thank Grogsblossom
Reviewed 15 October 2016

This surprising jewel of a museum is a must see! Tiny, but very well put together with a knowledgeable curator who is happy to share local history, stories and explain the significance of the artifacts.

Thank Sara_Jane23
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

This is a very small museum and is obviously on an extremely tight budget. It has some interesting artifacts, including old photographs of the local area, and some interesting tools that date back thousands of years. The challenge is that many of the exhibits don't...More

Thank Geoff W
Reviewed 15 August 2016

I was killing time in Port Hardy to be picked up for a trip and visited the local museum. As others have said it is small but quite interesting and learnt a bit about the history of the place. The lady who worked there was...More

Thank kwillyau
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Very helpful people. I wanted a special poster recommended by a friend, and the lady managed to find it. They also have other interestings thing.

Thank jabono66
Reviewed 27 July 2016

The exhibit isn't very big but it is well set out and quite informative. The lady behind the counter was very friendly.

Thank Dieter_Sch_13
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Great family run museum, great conversation with the wife about Port Hardy and othe parts of the Island, she was delightfully pleasant and informative! Wish I met the whole family!

Thank KascMS
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Although we came in late, only thirty minutes before closing, the staff was really welcoming and helpful. It is a very small museum but has a quite nice gift shop and we bought quite a bit. It was worth the visit and is in the...More

Thank brendaj281
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Not a large place, but covers some interesting parts of Port Hardy History with good information, and some interesting display pieces. Great little gift shop with an excellent selection of first nations art work.

Thank Jim L
Reviewed 6 June 2016

The lady who works here and sells artwork from the local artists is very helpful. This place is definitely wort a visit if you are taken by local artwork

Thank floatingjimi
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