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Canadian Transportation Museum & Heritage Village

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Address: 6155 Arner Townline County Road 23, RR#2, Kingsville, Ontario N9Y 2E5, Canada
Phone Number: 519 776-6909
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Tue - Sun 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

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This Place Just Keeps Getting Better

Always a delight to visit both the museum and, in decent weather, to wander the marvelous collection of original homes and old commercial buildings. Sort of a pioneer village it... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 8, 2015
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Windsor,Ontario,
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Los Angeles, California
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36 reviews 36 reviews
32 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

I came through here heading from Detroit to Quebec. I've been to several automobile museums all around the world. Based on that this was a disappointment. Not to say it was bad, just not worth the side trip to see it. All told it took me less than 30 minutes to go through the entire place reading many of the... More 

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Windsor,Ontario,
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180 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Always a delight to visit both the museum and, in decent weather, to wander the marvelous collection of original homes and old commercial buildings. Sort of a pioneer village it is a place where really authentic old buildings are kept, restored and protected. Former prominent Canadian Eugene Whelan's original family log home is here. This Museum complex has become so... More 

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Venray, Limburg, Netherlands
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Very nice visit and wonderfull people great experience i visited from the Netherlands came by bus from Toront to London an took of the bus in Tilbury .I took a cab to the museum. I had a private tour with one of the owners of the museum and a great lunch. The 1893 Shamrock is the first Canadian car .This... More 

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Kitchener, Canada
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74 reviews 74 reviews
25 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Decided to go on a day trip and was interested to see what they had to offer. Started with lunch in their 50's diner; then onto see the cars and motorcycle exhibit - literally from the very first to the 80's Quite the display including Harley's, Model T's, ambulances, firetrucks, etc. Then onto the "village" to see over 25 different... More 

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Leamington, Canada
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95 attraction reviews
192 helpful votes 192 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

This is a wonderful addition to the attractions in this area. The Canadian Transportation Museum is one of the best stocked auto museums we have ever toured. Countless hours of volunteer work has gone into this place and it shows. In addition to the museum there is a unique 1950's style diner that is open for breakfast and lunch and... More 

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Woodbridge, Ontario, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

The transportation museum and heritage village is a quaint but complete display. The local history in the heritage village is collection of buildings which represent the area. The best time to visit is during another event on the grounds to get the best of both worlds.

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Belle River, Canada
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53 reviews 53 reviews
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52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

Great array of everything to do with heritage and history. Interesting way to spend an afternoon with some education thrown in.

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Kingsville, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Great cars plus a restaurant or places to picnic.Has weekends of special events. Lots of parking. Good souvenier shop.

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Market Deeping, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013 via mobile

This place is definitely worth visiting if you are in the area. There are three locations to see here. The old wooden houses from all over the area including the old railway station building, the transport museum with lots of old Cars, motorcycles and tractors etc and the EMS museum with again old vehicles. Be warned however that you cannot... More 

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Windsor, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

small musem but interesting, loved the old amublances, cars, and other older modes of transportation. Enjoyed a nice walk looking through all the older homes and business. Nice way to spend a few hours on a summers day.

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