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Agassiz Harrison Museum

7011 Pioneer Ave, Agassiz, British Columbia V0M 1A0, Canada
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Quaint little museum with an interesting story of our town's past.

Agassiz is not a big town but I think we should be proud of our little museum. Very interesting to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
AgassizBCgirl
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Agassiz, Canada
Great museum with local history

I spent over an hour visiting the several displays and learning about local history and the people... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
294fraserf
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Deroche, Canada
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Step back in time and explore the history of the Harrison Hot Springs/Agassiz region. The museum is housed in a 1893 CP Rail Station, one of only a few remaining in Canada and offers an extensive collection of artifacts.
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good45%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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7011 Pioneer Ave, Agassiz, British Columbia V0M 1A0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Agassiz is not a big town but I think we should be proud of our little museum. Very interesting to relate family names to road names throughout the district of Kent. The volunteer staff are very friendly and helpful. Last year, we brought a young...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

I spent over an hour visiting the several displays and learning about local history and the people who settled in the area

Thank 294fraserf
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Disappointed that this museum was not open. May seems like a likely time for the start f tourist season. The signage was vague for opening time as well.

Thank Shidoll
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We stopped in to see the museum and they have a wide array of historical items. It is extremely well organized and one of the volunteers took us through the whole museum and gave us a very interesting explanation of items. It was great!

Thank Betty Q
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Extremely helpful and animated in telling the history of the area. Wonderful collection. Outside they have a train car and maintenance car. We learned of the flood in 1948 that nearly devastated the community. No dikes along the river which overflowed the banks, Flooded half...More

Thank sydette
Reviewed 26 May 2016

This little museum has an extensive collection put together by a group of dedicated volunteers. They had just re-opened for the season and were well prepared. Our volunteer guides were very sweet and extremely informative. The museum shop was also quite nice with handmade items...More

Thank BCRedBoots
Reviewed 27 April 2016

This little train museum offers a great deal of history into the town of Agassiz and surrounding area. Did you know we had a dukobor camp in the area at one time??? Excellent hosts. Lived here for many years and still enjoy browsing around the...More

Thank Marn54
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

I personally enjoyed it for the sake of history and getting more acquainted with where I live. Also, I spoke with a very kind gentleman when I was there who was very kind and super informative too which made for an enjoyable experience. It's worth...More

Thank Janelle R
Reviewed 7 October 2015

A lovely little museum in a beautiful part of the Lower Mainland! Great history of the area with lots to see.

Thank RobertsFam2015
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Small town of Agassiz. Nice little town with a few restaurants, shops attractions and services. I have been coming to Agassiz for over 40 years on and off. We use Agassiz to do a little shopping, both grocery and staples. they have super valu, shoppers...More

Thank Scorpio-1001
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