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Displays

Girouxville 5 pawed squirellMost of the artifacts housed in the Musée Girouxville Museum derive from various missions from throughout the Peace Country. Others have been donated to the museum. In all, more than 6,000 pieces are on display for your viewing and learning pleasure, and cover a wide range of topics including religion, native history, natural history, pioneer life, hunting and trapping, transportation, fur trade, geology and paleontology, domestic history, communications, agriculture, photography and education.

Religious Artifacts Collection

French Canadian religious history is explored in an extensive collection of religious clothing, furnishings and other artifacts. Many of these pieces were collected from various mission sites in the Peace River region.

Trapper's CabinNick Daddock's Trappers Cabin

Another highlight of the Museum's collection is the Trapper's Cabin reconstructed inside the museum facility. The cabin was once the home of Nick Daddock, a trapper who disappeared on the trails. His abandoned cabin, along with his personal possessions, has since been moved to the interior of the Museum, offering visitors an intimate look at the Fur Trade. 

 

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