Gilbert Historical Museum, Gilbert

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  • October 3, 2017
    The train museum in the basement was open on the Saturday we visited. It is free and a quick walk through. The museum is in the original elementary school of Gilbert. Many rooms with historical accoun...  more »
  • September 6, 2017
    A concrete experience of what it was like in the early days of Gilbert. Actual utensils, displays of actual room furnishings, farm machinery. A well done effort in a simple fashion. Good documentation...  more »
  • July 10, 2017
    I took my 13-year-old grandson to go through the museum. Although Ive lived in Gilbert for 31 years I realized after going through the museum that I didn't know that much about its history. This museu...  more »
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  • February 3, 2017
    This private gallery is free and open to the public. It has a phenomenal collection of over 3000 items of classic western art (oils, bronzes, kachinas, baskets, guns), many illustrative of historical events. A quick walk through will take at least two hours, so plan on returning. There are chairs and sofas that allow a bit if a rest.
  • May 29, 2017
    Tells the story of a small town growing up, great history here!
  • January 17, 2017
    the staff are friendly and very knowledgeable of the museum. take your time to explore the wonders of every room as it tells you about the town of Gilbert and all the amazing pioneers that transformed Gilbert into the best town to live in
  • February 2, 2017
    Very impressive museum and very well done. Definitely recommend seeing the movie and it enhances the experience. Museum is divided between European and Pacific battles, tells very personal stories.
  • January 16, 2017
    Amazing place. Lots to learn here. Make sure you check out the miniature trains when you come.

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