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Historical and Marine Museum

280 King Street, Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 5X8, Canada
+1 905-834-7604
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So much more than I expected

I took my young grandchildren here for a visit during their summer vacation. They really enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2018
Kate K
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Port Colborne, Canada
Lovely Spot

The museum is a great place to learn about Port Colborne history. The employees were kind and... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
VegGardenPro
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Southern Tier NYS
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280 King Street, Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 5X8, Canada
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+1 905-834-7604
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

I took my young grandchildren here for a visit during their summer vacation. They really enjoyed it. There was more to see and experience than I expected. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Kate K
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

The museum is a great place to learn about Port Colborne history. The employees were kind and helpful. The exhibits are organized by number, and sheets are provided to give information about each numbered item. The Tea Room was closed, but we enjoyed seeing the...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

I love this little village and Museum - amazing staff and volunteers, the tea room is lovely, the displays are done so well. Walking distance to everything else downtown.

Thank Amanda E
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

Deceiving from the main entrance. Lots to see past the gates with out dedicating hours of your vacation time. Highly re ommended.

Thank rti507
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

This is a great little museum - the staff are knowledgeable and friendly, and they have some great exhibits, including a full blacksmith shop. They seem to be constantly adding to/updating exhibits as well.

Thank Nancy58775
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

I was heading to the entrance of Port Colborne Historical & Marine Museum. Once there I was astonished for two reasons: The entrance was completely free and this museum was way bigger than I anticipated. I was impressed. I was invited to eat some cones...More

Thank Robby G C
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Reviewed 12 August 2016

Hi, I run a group for Homeschoolers and we set up a tour to go there. A lot of people were unable to come of illness and or being late. They were not angry and proceeded with the tour. It was super lovely and kind...More

Thank Lisa v
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Reviews so far have focussed on the attractions thi site has for kids (which I'd agree with)-but it's also very interesting for adults My cousin and I came across it by accident (better signposting would be good) but were both fascinated by the beautifully preserved...More

Thank Ian M
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Reviewed 15 June 2016

Super friendly staff and volunteers. Free admission with great themed displays. Wonderful tea house..it is one of our favourite places to visit..check it out!

Thank EddieHamilton
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Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

Great place to visit with kids when visiting port colborne. Free too. Kids will love the boat cabin where they can pretend to drive a huge boat and see how it feels to live on board as well. Our kids didnt want to leave for...More

Thank Cheryl R
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