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“Well Worth the Visit”

Remington Carriage Museum
Ranked #1 of 10 things to do in Cardston
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: This site features an impressive collection of horse-drawn carriages and provides exhibits relating their history and part in life during the 1800s.
Useful Information: Wheelchair access, Baby buggy parking, Activities for young children, Activities for older children, Bathroom facilities
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is a great museum with an amazing number of carriages. It takes at least two hours to go through the museum. You can stop in the shop and talk to the craftsman that restore and maintain all the pieces. The staff was very friendly and helpful. If you have time you can take a carriage ride (costs extra) or go for a walk to the back and visit the horses, they are beautiful and friendly.

1  Thank Rob P
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Cardston123, Public Relations Manager at Remington Carriage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Thanks for coming!

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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We got to the museum around 3:30pm and it closes at 5pm so we were sure to make the most of our time there. (I would recommend giving yourself more time to enjoy it!). As we arrived they had just started a short video and then right after that a guided tour started, the timing was perfect. The guided tour is a must, the guide was full of information and stories and was quite funny too.
The museum staff were nice, the presentation was well laid out and all in all it was great. Wish we would have had time to have a carriage ride and slow down to enjoy it more but all in all totally worth the stop!

1  Thank Danielle P
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Cardston123, Public Relations Manager at Remington Carriage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

I am glad you enjoyed your visit. Do come again, and we can make sure you get a carriage ride!

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Reviewed 26 June 2017

i really enjoyed this museum and only found out about it by accident as it has not been publicised at all during my journey, but it was worth the detour. i am pleased i arrived before the tour started as this was the highlight, the young man delivering the tour was very good, he was very knowledgeable and was able to answer all questions from the group. as some of the carriages are quite big i was impressed with their display, there was a lot of information which you can read or not depending on your preference and i liked that they showed you before and after restoration. i really recommend this museum. i suggest you call ahead to find out about the times of tours as this really brought the exhibits to life. it wont be for you if you have no interest in history.

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Cardston123, Public Relations Manager at Remington Carriage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Thanks for coming, I am glad you enjoyed your guided tour!

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Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

So good! If you enjoy history about horses, this is an excellent place to tour. This museum is filled with examples of what was "the" way to get around in style prior to the automobile. Covers what a coachman and footman did. How carriages were designed to allow those of society to "be seen" etc. So many restorations. Well worth the trip. Plan for a full day in order to get the entire museum covered as there is so much to see and read. The movie is worth the 15 minutes too!

2  Thank Dorothy B
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Cardston123, Public Relations Manager at Remington Carriage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

We are so glad you enjoyed your visit!

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Reviewed 30 April 2017

The carriage museum was the only reason I went to Cardston. Was nice to see. Too bad I wasn't able to visit at a different time of year and see the horses and go for a drive. (Would be nice if they gave a discount for these times when one can't do or see quite as much).
Staff were great.

2  Thank Way2Tyred
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Cardston123, Public Relations Manager at Remington Carriage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Thanks for coming I am glad you enjoyed your visit. We do not include the fee for a carriage ride in our admission, but we do keep at least two horses on site for visitors to see out at the barn. We know a carriage ride makes the visit even better, but we do not have the staff or budget to provided this service in the off season. I apologize for any inconvenience.

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