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Sandon Museum, Sandon

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  • Sandon is a fascinating place for gold-rush era enthusiasts. There are 3 (if memory serves) museums to explore; one of the earliest power generation stations in the west (museum inside!) and a variety...  more »
  • We visited the ghost town of Sandon and found it very interesting! We loved the old buildings and buses. There is even an old steam train you can look at. We went into the powerhouse to see the histor...  more »
  • The museum, for where and what it is, is quite fantastic. A lot of the same sort of artifacts you'll find at most small town museums in BC, but what really did it for me were the photographs, newspape...  more »
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  • A great look back at our not so distant history. From a population of over 5000 to a population of 4. It has a great story to tell.
  • Just off the highway. Some cool old mechanical implements. An old rail car and an interesting piece of Canadian history preserved in time.
  • Good history, lot's of pictures displayed
  • Such an awesome, memorable visit – and a great history lesson too. Well worth the detour.
  • Great collection and stories about sandon mining history.

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