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Nicola Valley Museum & Archives

1675 Tutill Court | Off Coldwater Ave. Behind Cooper's Foods, Merritt, British Columbia V1K 1B8, Canada
+1 250-378-4145
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Neat

Lots of great history. A small collection but very interesting. Learned a lot about the area. Would... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
sparks394
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Cache Creek, Canada
Hidden gem

Spotted a sign to the museum and asked about it in the bramble bakery. Recommended by locals and... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2017
Martin T
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Nelson, New Zealand
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  • Average7%
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30 Aug 2017
“Neat”
24 Aug 2017
“Hidden gem”
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1675 Tutill Court | Off Coldwater Ave. Behind Cooper's Foods, Merritt, British Columbia V1K 1B8, Canada
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+1 250-378-4145
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

Lots of great history. A small collection but very interesting. Learned a lot about the area. Would visit again.

Thank sparks394
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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Spotted a sign to the museum and asked about it in the bramble bakery. Recommended by locals and well worth a visit to get an insight into local history Staff V keen to chat too.

Thank Martin T
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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We arrived in merritt having been diverted from. Cache creek by the wildfire emergency. There didn't seem to be much to do other than the museum which we visited without much expectation. How wrong we were. It may be small but is jammed with local...More

Thank domhnall d
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

The displays are fantastic! I learned so many things about Merritt that I never knew after having lived here for many years. The tour, displays and artifacts are top-notch! A must see.

Thank Sandy L
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

Super detailed archives! A great spot to learn about Merritt and the history of the beautiful Nicola Valley.

Thank Heather P
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Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

This museum is a very thoughtfully put together display of collections. You can learn a great deal of history in a short amount of time, without being overwhelmed with information. The area is rich with a lively past and amazing people. Don't forget to open...More

Thank Anita H
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

Well laid out museum, amazing collection of artifacts. Wonderful small town museum, well worth a visit!

1  Thank Kim W
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

We were geocaching outside the front door, as part of the Gold Country geotour, we went inside to say hi to the gals working inside. This gave us a chance to get in from the 31C heat into some air conditioning! The displays were well...More

Thank garywing
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Reviewed 26 September 2015

We stumbled across this museum hunting for petrol from the main highway! It is situated next to a thriving community centre. The small but jam packed museum charts the fascinating history of this place from its first nations origins through to the present day. The...More

1  Thank Steve S
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Reviewed 10 July 2015

The museum was good and educating. Something to see of past history. The place was informative. The museum statues were great and the environment was great

Thank suviparekh
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