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Waterloo Region Museum

10 Huron Rd, Kitchener, Ontario N2P 2R7, Canada
+1 519-748-1914
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The Dinosaur's Exhibit

The dinosaur's exhibit was ok. But could have been better. Should have more hands on activities for... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jackie T
Kitchener, Canada
Great Family Museum

There are basically 4 areas (plus a few minor attractions) to see here. The first area (which is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Milton, Canada
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
10 Huron Rd, Kitchener, Ontario N2P 2R7, Canada
+1 519-748-1914
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The dinosaur's exhibit was ok. But could have been better. Should have more hands on activities for the children when other areas are closed for the season.

Thank Jackie T
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are basically 4 areas (plus a few minor attractions) to see here. The first area (which is how I first heard of this museum) is their rotating exhibit. They bring something in, set it up, run with it for a few weeks, then change...More

Thank kav2001c
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Took my father who is 91. We all enjoyed the exhibits. Spent a couple hours checking it all out. Very well done

1  Thank Maureen B
Reviewed 12 April 2017

A nice Sunday Afternoon Activity. A lot to see and hear. Many local artifacts on display. Seasonal and permanent attractions. Really large crowds. They charge a somewhat high fee for entry.

Thank Philip L
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We actually had attended a wedding reception here, very nicely done. The guests were able to tour the museum prior to the reception, very enjoyable. I've also attended meeting here, good sized rooms and services. There is also a gift shop with lots of items...More

Thank Maureen T
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This dinosaur exhibit is awesome. It is very interactive and quite suitable for young children right up to seniors. I went with my 3 year old grandson and one of my friends and we all had fun. There is a life size T-Rex on display,...More

Thank seniorsinparis
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Went to the Dinosaur Exhibit for March Break and enjoyed a great half day! Kids loved the interactive touch screen activities and the skeletons were amazing! Lots of friendly and smiling staff around to answer questions and be of assistance. Very clean, reasonable admission price,...More

Thank BadenMom
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Amazing exhibit. Completely interactive. The kids loved the "live" dinosaurs on the live screens that appeared to be right there with them. Highly recommend this to all age groups.

1  Thank Lise A
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

A great variety of activities My kids loved the video wall the most and many varieties of fossils. The exhibit is small enough for a nice half day visit.

Thank WaterlooDad
Reviewed 27 January 2017

I took my grand daughter during the Christmas break and she enjoyed herself immensely. The exhibit (history of Berlin-Kitchener) was set up well and it really gave you a taste of what it was like during that time. Really well done.

Thank Daliver
WaterlooRegionMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Waterloo Region Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting Waterloo Region Museum. We're glad you enjoyed your visit!

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Natasha V
Is this something you could take two 17 month children to? Are there exhibits they would enjoy in the winter?
26 January 2017|
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Response from Ronald R | Reviewed this property |
No, but "The Museum" is downtown Kitchener, not the same, is really a children's museum. Better.
A new comer in Ontario. Just wondering whether it's fun in the winter as well? Thanks!
4 January 2017|
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Response from debit7 | Reviewed this property |
Hello...the indoor exhibits could certainly be enjoyed in the winter time, and I am sure the grounds would be beautiful, too.
Has anyone seen a booklet written by former students from St.Joseph's School in Cambridge(preston). We were the first history class from Waterloo County to live at St Marie Among The Hurons in Midland Ont & write a booklet containing poems,,stories & diaries etc based on our experiences.I am interested in obtaining a copy.This would be approx 1975 or 1976
10 August 2016|
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Response from Tom R | Property representative |
Hi Kathy. We've checked the collections' database at the Waterloo Region Museum and our vertical file - we don't have a copy of the booklet. I'd recommend that you contact St. Marie Among the Huron and/or the Waterloo... More