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Canadian Military Heritage Museum

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A step back in time

I can't believe I've waited so long to visit this place!! I took my son towards the end of summer... read more

Reviewed October 1, 2018
Brantford, Canada
Updated facade and interior of building

The annual open house for the Military Museum was held in early August! There has been much work... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
William B
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347 Greenwich St | N3S 7X4, Brantford, Ontario N3S 7X4, Canada
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Reviewed April 11, 2014 via mobile

Really a very great collection of Canadian artefacts. Lots of uniforms to look at and a mock trench that's pretty cool. You can even climb into some of the vehicles if the owner is there.

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Reviewed October 1, 2018

I can't believe I've waited so long to visit this place!! I took my son towards the end of summer as he's very into wartime vehicles. This place does not disappoint! As we arrived, we were greeted by a very sweet older gentleman whom you...More

Thank J S
Reviewed August 28, 2018

The annual open house for the Military Museum was held in early August! There has been much work done on the outside as well as the inside of the building! Many of the displays have been updated and new display cabinets have been installed. The...More

Thank William B
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Very friendly staff. Every Canadian should visit this place. Full of history Interaction for ever age. You can sit in some of the planes

Thank joe d
Reviewed July 7, 2018

We stopped here while waiting for our flight, because the museum is literally on the outside entrance to the Hamilton Airport. It was a great little museum and the staff - which included some former pilots in the armed forces - were very knowledgeable. Highly...More

1  Thank Shari L
Reviewed June 18, 2018

We took our godson/nephew for his 12th birthday. It was a Wednesday so it was not busy and we had such an amazing experience. The staff are walking encyclopedias and love to answer questions. The made him feel so very special letting him hold artifacts...More

1  Thank brenlsherwood
Reviewed December 26, 2017

Even if you're not very interested in the history of the military this Museum teaches you a lot about equipments used and the Canadian military involvement in the war it's a fun place to visit the people all ages

1  Thank Anja G
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Impressive doesn't begin to describe the exhibits...ie restored military vehicles, full size WWI warplane replicas, uniforms, medals & insignia, rare photographs, historical documents, weapons...from War of 1812, S African War, World Wars I & II, Korea, Afghanistan, Peacekeeping.... ALL services including Merchant Navy, First Nations...More

1  Thank ClassyCanuck
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

Lots to see and very helpful and informative guides! We had a good time, a nice little hidden gem. My son was fascinated with the amount and variety of military gear and equipment. There are things here we have not seen elsewhere and much of...More

1  Thank ChrisB2030
Reviewed June 21, 2017

This is a gem of a specialty museum. For people who are interested in Canada's military history there is a lot to see in this small museum. Unfortunately the collection is large and the space is small so it appears to be a bit cramped....More

1  Thank trainfan2000
Reviewed May 26, 2017

Another military museum that is one of the best kept secrets in the province. People who can and will tell you what you want to know, spend time with you. A real gem!

Thank David H
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Summer May 1-Sept 30 Tuesday- Sunday10:00am-4:00pm (Closed Mondays) Winter March 1st - Open - Friday-Saturday-Sunday10:00am-4:00pm Open each day over March Break (16th) 10:00 - 4:00 Admissions Adults $5.00 Seniors... More