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Fanshawe Pioneer Village

2609 Fanshawe Park Rd E, London, Ontario N5X 4A1, Canada
+1 519-457-1296
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Good Open Air Museum

For those interested in local history this is a good place to start. The museum consistes of... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2018
Adriaan v
Christmas Dickens Dinner

Love this yearly tradition. Great dinner and play after. Roast goose, stuffing, potatoes... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Janet M
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2609 Fanshawe Park Rd E, London, Ontario N5X 4A1, Canada
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+1 519-457-1296
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"general store"
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"costumed interpreters"
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"printing press"
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"learn something"
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"olden days"
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"local history"
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"interesting place to visit"
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"conservation authority"
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"step back in time"
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

For those interested in local history this is a good place to start. The museum consistes of numeroud building gathered from London and area and put together in one village with workers in costume to provide explanations of the building as well as certain crafts...More

Thank Adriaan v
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PioneerVillage, Interpretation Coordinator at Fanshawe Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hello Adriaan, we hope you are able to make it out again soon, we have lots planned for 2018!

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Love this yearly tradition. Great dinner and play after. Roast goose, stuffing, potatoes, vegetables, rolls, soup and Mincemeat pie.

Thank Janet M
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PioneerVillage, Interpretation Coordinator at Fanshawe Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Hi Janet, Thank you so much, we are glad you have a good time!

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Reviewed 13 February 2018

The wife and I took take the kids there once a year, They never get sick of it and always see and learn something new. The people that work or volunteer there are wonderful. Very pleasant and knowledgeable.

Thank cccplays
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PioneerVillage, Interpretation Coordinator at Fanshawe Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Hi cccplays, we are so glad that you enjoy your visits with us. We look forward to seeing you again this summer!

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Reviewed 11 February 2018

I have been to this site numerous times at different times of the year. It is well cared for and quite informative. I have had nothing but positive experiences with the staff.

Thank wildwoodie56
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PioneerVillage, Interpretation Coordinator at Fanshawe Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Hi wildwoodie56, We are so happy to hear you enjoy your visits. We hope you come again soon!

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Reviewed 30 January 2018

A walk through history. Opened my childrens minds to live in the olden days. They had so many questions and they had staff available to answer them. The man who made the newspapers for the town was great. He let the children make their own...More

Thank letsgetaway4
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PioneerVillage, Interpretation Coordinator at Fanshawe Pioneer Village, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Hi candym715, We love hearing stories like this. We hope you are able to join us again this year for one of our special events.

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Reviewed 14 October 2017

The amount of historical info and materials there was awe inspiring. Wheel chair friendly for the most part. will go back again.

Thank Tiffany H
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Had read several articles about Thanksgiving dinner here. So we decided to attend. Tickets must be purchased in advance at $22/adult. Walk from parking to restaurant was a little too far. Staff were not dressed in period outfits Tables did have name tags but were...More

1  Thank mollnme
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

- unique experience with the "museum hack" tour guides - the village was very nice, organized + very friendly staff we look forward to going back

1  Thank ray873
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

A true to form time travel any age will love this place and the scenery is amazing a must visit. Each building is kept perfectly in tune to that time period. The beauty of Fanshawe pioneer Village is a must see at any time of...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We visited Fanshawe Pionneer village yesterday for the first time. It's a great place and fun for the entire family :)

1  Thank Marty C
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clarisselamarche
16 October 2017|
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Response from PioneerVillage | Property representative |
We are working to make the lower floors of buildings physically accessible. Most buildings lower floors are accessible, but there are a couple buildings where this is still being worked on. Visitors can also access the... More
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Gerard V
1 October 2017|
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Response from PioneerVillage | Property representative |
Hi all, for future users: we are open Tuesday-Sunday and Holiday Mondays, 10 a.m. - 4:30p.m.
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Jane T
25 July 2016|
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Response from PioneerVillage | Property representative |
Hi Jane T, thank you for your question. Fanshawe Pioneer Village will be on winter shut down during that time, but we will re-open in January. Thank you! Marianne Marketing Coordinator
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