Parksville Museum, Parksville

4.5
History Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
The Parksville Museum is located next to the Parksville Info Center at 1245 East Island Highway. Aside from the wonderful array of historical artifacts located in the main building, the site also encompasses 8 heritage buildings that serve as a window into the life of early Parksville settlers.

The museum has picnic tables and activities for children. Friday Night Farmers’ Market starting May 26 – Sept 15, 2017 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm that offers, “Food, musicians, artisans served with a side of local history!” Come down and check us out!
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  • My friend and I went to the railway days that the museum puts on every year. The train exhibits were great and the people were a joy to talk to. There is even a year round model train setup in one of....  more »
  • We really enjoyed our visit to this local museum. It isn't flashy or the most modern, but it does have some wonderful local buildings scattered around the grounds and some wonderful photographs of...  more »
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  • Loved loved loved this place. So much history. Authentic buildings and authentic collections. There is a blurb next to the everything. The host was extra nice and he walked us through and explained several things and told us the background stories for several buildings/pieces. Call ahead for off-season visits! But definitely visit if you get the opportunity!!
  • Family friendly place with friendly staggered. A fun family outing
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