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US Vet treated with honors

I went to the museum with my daughter. Upon entry they asked if I was a veteran of the armed... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Nanaimo, Canada
Interesting museum

Well laid out museum with many artifacts from Canadian military and RCMP. Staff are well informed... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Conan H
Victoria, Canada
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100 Cameron Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 0C8, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I went to the museum with my daughter. Upon entry they asked if I was a veteran of the armed service. I said yes to the question then added that I was with the USA armed forces. They stated that they only wanted to know...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank brooklyn851
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well laid out museum with many artifacts from Canadian military and RCMP. Staff are well informed and checked with us to explain some exhibitions.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Conan H
Reviewed 5 October 2018

This museum warrants your visit. As an ex soldier of a Canadian Highland Regiment, I was absolutely gob smacked at this incredible museum and I have been to many including the Imperial War Museum in London England. This is a Canadian museum that deserves your...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank D G
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Great layout, excellent staff, the displays are well put out and chock full of info on the various periods of the Canadian military. I highly recommend this place as it is a great museum!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mark M
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

We showed up rather early from the cruise ship and had a great guided tour of the museum. The museum covers conflicts that Canada was involved with vice "Canada Military through the Years". Quite a number of notable displays and history behind it all. Very...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank aaron_worldwide
Reviewed 22 December 2017

The advisor's related some memorable experiences for us to learn. I had known about one of our Canadain pilots that came from Nanaimo back in the day. Raymond Collishaw While ferrying a 1½ Strutter, six Albatroses jumped him; their bullets smashed his instrument panel and...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Mark J
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Great place to view military ipictures, uniforms and memorabilia frion all the wars. Realy enjoyed reading accounts of soliders who fought in the wars and the stories about the various battles. Thanks to the volunteers who staff the venue and keep the memories of the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank theduck41
Reviewed 28 October 2017

The museum displays cover past history of the Canadian military as well as up to the date involvement in other countries. Some of the memorabilia is amazing and you could almost hear the voices of the people speaking from the pictures, letters and displays. A...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Pataec
Reviewed 3 October 2017

A gem on the hill, this little museum does a wonderful job giving voice to the importance of our Armed Forces in the history of Canada. Lots of memorabilia. uniforms, badges information and most important a wall of commemoration to those lost. From the earliest...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Kirsten H
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This museum has a lot of great history packed into it. Inter sting to see the old uniforms and learn about those that gave everything for us.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Susan B
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