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Amazing. A must visit.

An excellent display of the history of Corner Brook and Western Newfoundland. We spent 2 hours plus... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
David G
Gloucester, United Kingdom

A definite must see quaint museum. The Curator was very informative and helpful with our many... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
Chilliwack, Canada
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2 West Street | A2h 5j7, Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a tidy little museum that will bring back a flood of memories to anyone who is of retirement age. Just wander around and imagine what life was like for the War Brides. There is more history on Captain Cook which supplements what is...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An excellent display of the history of Corner Brook and Western Newfoundland. We spent 2 hours plus viewing all the interesting items and the interesting details provided. This was as good as “The Rooms” in St John’s. If you are visiting Newfoundland and having to...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 9 July 2018

It covers three floors with information about life in this small town, the start of the paper mill, War Brides, and various displays from the wars beginning in WWI up to the present. A nice section is devoted to Captain Cook. It's worth a visit...More

1  Thank Linda B
Reviewed 1 January 2018

A small museum which tells the story of the town and the surrounding area. Some decent exhibits. Enjoyed the exhibits on war brides who came to the area after meeting their husbands during WWII.

1  Thank Lee L
Reviewed 23 September 2017

A definite must see quaint museum. The Curator was very informative and helpful with our many questions. Lots of delightful and informative displays.

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

Newfoundland is fabulous and Corner Brook is a beautiful city in a breathtaking setting. If you can tear yourself away from the exceptional scenery long enough for a visit, the museum is well worth it.

2  Thank steve m
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Upon entering the museum, we were greeted by a young man who explained the fees and then just accompanied us around and answered questions. We noticed 3 bored looking young women in the office, and when another couple wandered in, none of them got up...More

1  Thank ninapo
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This is a great place to learn of the history of Corner Brook and the surrounding area. Rich history of the pulp and paper industry and the pioneers who made this area an important hub of the western coast of Newfoundland as well as knowledgeable...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2017

This museum was a happy surprise, filled with many historical items and facts. One that stands out was an early machine for curling women's hair--quite a scary prospect. We were shown about by the museum's curator who was incredibly knowledgeable. We even met the mayor,...More

Thank VivienA97
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Very interesting even if you're not into history it's a fun place to go visit very small but lots to see

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