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Vegreville Pysanka Egg

Hwy 16A, Vegreville, Alberta, Canada
+1 780-632-6800
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Really Neat Monument

Simply due yo timing I went to see the egg at 2am. Really neat monument in this town. A celebration... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2018
JustMadlyMe
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Calgary, Alberta
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A must See....

Great park to stop and visit. The town is great and the people are friendly. The Pysanka Egg is... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2017
DonnyC1
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Edmonton, Alberta
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  • Average9%
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“food truck” (4 reviews)
“picnic tables” (4 reviews)
“lovely park” (4 reviews)
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Hwy 16A, Vegreville, Alberta, Canada
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+1 780-632-6800
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"pretty park"
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"mounted police"
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"royal canadian"
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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Simply due yo timing I went to see the egg at 2am. Really neat monument in this town. A celebration of and homage towards to the Ukranian influence in the area. Loved seeing the giant egg. It looked like it rotated a bit which was...More

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Reviewed 19 November 2017

Great park to stop and visit. The town is great and the people are friendly. The Pysanka Egg is amazing.

Thank DonnyC1
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

Nice park to stop and rest after a long drive. The rotating egg is humongous and beautifully decorated, nice way to honour Ukrainian settlers. Great photo op.

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

More of an oddity than a true attraction, this pysanka egg at least has some interesting features as its design is not typical. It is worth getting out to read about it, and if one is going to stop between Edmonton and Lloydminster, then it...More

Thank Edward W
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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

While visiting within vegreville went out to this site. Read the information of the building of this beautiful egg. A must see if travelling thru this area

Thank Donna L
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

The huge egg is quite a lovely sight. Making it even more interesting is the information provided about how the egg was designed and made. In addition there is a monument with a beautiful stained glass picture of Ukrainian settlers, accompanied by a plaque. There's...More

Thank Barbara H
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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

The giant Ukrainian Easter egg (pysanka) is a set in its own park. There is seating and areas to reflect and rest. It is lovely to view on a clear day with the sun reflecting off the coloured facets. Truly a lovely homage to the...More

Thank suebaby39
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Very cool egg, and lots of detail. We pulled off the highway after being in mundare to look at the large garlic sausage. Its nice to see these small towns compete by putting us simple things that attract tourism. After talking to a few people...More

Thank 836eldent
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

We had no idea this egg was here. We were on the road looking for a place for lunch. When we looked up Vegreville, we saw this egg, so we made sure to stop. This is located in a very pretty park, which has paths...More

Thank Seahorse825
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

The egg is beautiful and set in a very picturesque park with the tourist information booth right along side. Picnic tables and adequate parking so you can stay for a while. And just a few feet away is the local municipal campground. Small, but quiet...More

Thank Dale H
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