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Prince George Railway Museum

850 River Rd, Prince George, British Columbia V2L 5S8, Canada
+1 250-563-7351
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Well worth a visit.

Spent a happy half day wandering round this museum looking at the exhibits and chatting to staff... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
brianpexton
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Ilkley, United Kingdom
Amazing day out

We visited on a sunny Thursday morning and had an absolutely fabulous time. We didn't have any... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
shearwater58
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Forres, United Kingdom
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  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
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850 River Rd, Prince George, British Columbia V2L 5S8, Canada
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Spent a happy half day wandering round this museum looking at the exhibits and chatting to staff. All very relaxed and 'hands on'. Good value.

Thank brianpexton
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We visited on a sunny Thursday morning and had an absolutely fabulous time. We didn't have any children and we were the only people there for the first couple of hours and what fun we had climbing around all the trains and machinery. Its a...More

Thank shearwater58
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Basically a history of railroad activities in this region which go back a hundred years. Photos,great models of bridges,all kinds of equipment even an historic station. Lots of old logging equipment as well. A number of static passenger and crew cars and steam and diesel...More

Thank Brian L
Reviewed 16 September 2017

I have lived in this area for 34 years and this was my first visit to the Railway Museum. It is amazing, this facility would not be out of place in Vancouver or Toronto. There are more displays and rolling stock than you can shake...More

Thank JackMackenzie
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for a good shot of nostalgia, consider the railway museum in Prince George. It has been lovingly created by volunteers who have an appreciation for the mechanics of rail and of the history of rail and, to some extent, logging in BC's...More

Thank 756brucen
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We were there in the summer and had a really good time.the way things are set up is really an interesting expierence.if someone has a few hours to kill it is well worth their time.

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Came here last year with my fiance and my little brother. Had a super fun afternoon, it's cool being able to walk through all the old trains. The older man running the train ride was hilarious and very informative. Would recommend to anyone looking for...More

Thank Paige G
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We took our grandson, aged 4 and 19 months, and both enjoyed the facility and the small train ride. It was interesting to see the acquisitions and listen to the plans the volunteers have for restoration. It preserves an important part of the past for...More

Thank Eric D
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Brought our grandchildren for the day. The trains were great to see and explore. The mini train ride around the park was a big hit with the kids.

Thank CanadianlovingYork
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

A fairly large outdoor museum with a good selection of train cars/engines. Many of the "exhibits" can be climbed on and walked through. As a side note- there is little signage about what is unsafe and many parts could pose a danger to children (I...More

Thank Amanda Y
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