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Diplomat Mine Museum

8km S on Hwy 855 From Hwy 53, Forestburg, Alberta T0B 1N0, Canada
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Historical Site, Big Machines

Our motorycle group from Edmonton with 11 motorcycles and 17 riders planned a picnic at the site... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Wallace J B
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Sherwood Park, Alberta, Canada
Interesting history of some huge mining equipment.

Stumbled upon this on one of my my road trip adventures and enjoyed it. It's only a couple of... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2015
vagabond e
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8km S on Hwy 855 From Hwy 53, Forestburg, Alberta T0B 1N0, Canada
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Our motorycle group from Edmonton with 11 motorcycles and 17 riders planned a picnic at the site. Most had never been here before. We had a beautiful sunny day and really enjoyed our picnic lunch before inspecting the two huge machines on site, The Marion...More

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Reviewed 25 January 2015

Stumbled upon this on one of my my road trip adventures and enjoyed it. It's only a couple of massive mining machines, so don't expect this to be a full on museum with information. But if you're on a road trip, plan a brief detour...More

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Reviewed 16 December 2014

I have come here numerous times as a kid and adult and it is still worth the visit. Bring a camera! This is an outdoor interpretive site (in case you were wondering- there is not an indoor museum). You will find two ginormous "diggers" (for...More

Thank Danelle W
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