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Okanagan Military Museum

1424 Ellis St, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5, Canada
+1 250-763-9292
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Small Museums of the Okanagan Valley. 3. Okanagan Military Museum, Kelowna

Not many think about Canada's role in major world military conflicts especially in the two great... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
medi470
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Small but wortht he visit.

Very small museum, but worth a visit. Good displays- kind of sad. Interesting military history for... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
Marilyn B
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Ardrossan
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1424 Ellis St, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5, Canada
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

Not many think about Canada's role in major world military conflicts especially in the two great world wars, fewer think about the men and women, from the Okanagan, who served and those who gave their lives in these wars. The Okanagan Military Museum vividly presents...More

Thank medi470
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Very small museum, but worth a visit. Good displays- kind of sad. Interesting military history for Kelowna.

Thank Marilyn B
Reviewed 15 November 2016

It is only once you have visited this museum that you begin to get a sense of how involved the Canadian Forces were in just about every major conflict that threatened our way of life and our liberties. I left profoundly impressed and grateful.

Thank prohatyn
Reviewed 1 August 2016

The Okanagan Military Museum is part of 4 museums who are all located in the same location ( more or less ) and visitors can do a quick tour and it is all free of charge and donation is welcomed! They are all quite small...More

Thank Ianfung
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Entry by donation, fabulous museum with helpful staff. Covers the Boer war through to Afganistan, This places really makes you stop and think about the men and women who gaves their lives for their country. Lots of interesting exhibits on display.

Thank Jeannette504216
Reviewed 23 October 2015

I cannot remember the gentleman's name there, but he was very informative on all things in the museum. We were there for an hour and learned lots. Lots of displays etc. Will go again. Everybody should visit it at least once!

Thank WenricKelowna
Reviewed 29 August 2015

We visited there on Aug 25. It is a small museum. The children loved wearing the general uniform and took photo. Awesome!

1  Thank rockyviewmd
Reviewed 25 August 2015

I was impressed with this little museum. They have a good variety of displays, covering many conflicts, as well as local military history. The selection of weapons on display is excellent. I especially liked the theater that was set up like like WW2 briefing room....More

Thank sirius6b
Reviewed 26 July 2015

This museum gives the History Of the British Columbia Dragoons, the Okanagan's own Regiment. They displays are great and well worth dropping in and seeing.

Thank KellyDJa
Reviewed 23 June 2015

a small but fun place to visit,have been here a few times ,this time I went for info on my fathers company in WW2,staff found me their personal books which gave me everything I was looking for ,I thank them very much.This is a must...More

1  Thank 16snowman
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