Fernie Museum

British Columbia

Impressively housed in a 1909 bank building, the Fernie Museum has engaging displays and is an excellent source of info about the town and region. Experience the fires, floods, booms and busts that have shaped the town.

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Nearby British Columbia attractions

1. Mt Fernie Provincial Park

2.69 MILES

Mountain biking is popular at Mt Fernie Provincial Park, just 3km south of town. It also offers hikes for all skills and interests, plus camping.

2. Fort Steele Heritage Town

26.81 MILES

A re-created 1880s town that's less irritating than many of similar ilk. In summer there are all manner of activities and re-creations, which taper off to…