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Museum of the Highwood

Open Now: 12:00 - 16:00
Open today: 12:00 - 16:00
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well done exhibits provide glimpse into region’s ongoing history

This museum has over come a lot in the last decade, most recently nearly starting over after the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
nvwood
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Brockville, Canada
via mobile
Such an unexpected find on a quiet Sunday afternoon

Very interesting history inside. Friendly staff. Nice to see photo of the TV show Heartland... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
842alisond
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Calgary, Canada
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406 1st Street SW, High River, Alberta T1V 1M5, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This museum has over come a lot in the last decade, most recently nearly starting over after the High River flooding. But the staff and community triumphantly overcame that disaster and continue to share the unique stories of the region. In 2018 exhibits on local...More

Thank nvwood
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Very interesting history inside. Friendly staff. Nice to see photo of the TV show Heartland featured.

Thank 842alisond
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Jessica is lovely Very passionate and equally gifted at telling a good tale of historical significance! Fun week end with Heritage Home Saturday September 15 2018 10th Anniversary Incredible town With lovely sense of people and good stories Related “Superman” And ....

Thank R1280HLroberts
Reviewed 31 August 2018

We popped into the museum after checking out the Heartland set at Maggie’s and it was a fun and interactive place and the kids were not ready to leave after dressing up, school, playing in the kitchen and other puzzles and games. Staff was very...More

Thank Melissa P
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Was a very nice place. Lots of information about Heartland the series that is shot there. The museum is located right downtown in a old train station

1  Thank Rick W
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Really nice girl on the desk who was very helpful & answered questions about the town & TV show. Small Museum but lots of good stuff in there. Worth a visit in a great looking building.

1  Thank BULANGUERO
Reviewed 23 July 2018

After visiting Maggie's there was a note to visit this museum and so we did. It was great to see the Heartland items on display. This was a highlight of our visit to the museum. On our way home from Canmore we did stop to...More

1  Thank kpatters
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Very interesting museum who gave a good history of the town. We are fans of Heartland series and also interesting to see a nice array of items from the show. There is also a nice array of items from films that were shooted in this...More

1  Thank Pierre T
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Museum gave quite a nice history of the town. Being a fan of the show Heartland it was good to see they had a nice array of items from the show. There were also some heartfelt messages written from kids saying how the Heartland series...More

1  Thank hguimo104960
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Wasn’t a lot to see. But, it had some interesting information about the area. We stopped in only to use up some time before dinner. Glad we went but wouldn’t need to return again.

1  Thank lratkai
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