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Lake of the Woods Discovery Centre

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Good Area Info on the Lake

Spent an half an hour picking up brochures and gathering information from the local girl working... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2017
Windsor, Canada
via mobile
Good Source of Info re Kenora & Lake of the Woods

This Centre is located along the shore of the Lake of The Woods, with a lovely view of the lake. We... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2017
Victoria, BC, Canada
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“outboard”(3 reviews)
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
931 Lakeview Dr, Kenora, Ontario P9N 3P8, Canada
+1 807-467-4638
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed December 10, 2015

Great Architecture here. If you have kids there's usually some sort of interactive exhibit. All kinds of community events are held here like the Festival of Trees. Great view of Lake of the Woods as well. The staff are always helpful and friendly which makes...More

4  Thank Shameliss
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed February 16, 2017 via mobile

There really wasn't that much to do or look at while we were there. I thought thatbit would have been an interesting visit but was sadly disappointed. It's off a main drag, so not much of a waste of time to check it out for...More

1  Thank Paul B
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Reviewed July 22, 2018

Excellent staff with tons of ideas for things to do in the area. Beautiful building in a great location.

1  Thank mrsatimothyolson
Reviewed May 2, 2018

It may have been closed for the winter, but there was no sign saying closed for the season. We visited on April 28th. Last summer we dropped in to find out what was happening around Kenora, and discovered the attendant didn't know the Kenora Fair...More

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Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

Spent an half an hour picking up brochures and gathering information from the local girl working the desk. She was super friendly and helpful. As a bonus , picked up a book on the history of the Kenora Thistles Stanley Cup team from 1907! Worth...More

2  Thank hongkongdave44
Reviewed September 17, 2017

When we visited Kenora on July 10, 2017, there were squalls on Lake-of-the-Woods. The Discovery Centre was a nice diversion from the poor weather. It isn't overly big. You can see everything on display in about 10 minutes or so. But, what they have is...More

1  Thank F4981JCmichaels
Reviewed August 25, 2017

This Centre is located along the shore of the Lake of The Woods, with a lovely view of the lake. We found all the information we needed for our visit to Kenora and the lake there. The staff were knowledgeable and helpful.

1  Thank CoolCouple99
Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

There was an awesome young lady that helped us today, Aug 4/17. Lots of good info. One critical bit of info was that there is very little, as in gas stations, between Ignace n Upsala in Ontario. She was very friendly n even tried to...More

1  Thank 171patricia
Reviewed August 3, 2017

I was impressed with the young woman who helped me during my visit. She was personable and knowledgeable. It is a pretty location right on the lake.

1  Thank Debbie M
Reviewed June 11, 2017

As a summer resident, a stop at the Lake of the Woods Discovery Centre, early in the season, is an absolute must! Our family stocks up on all of the free promotional materials (maps, brochures, etc.) from which we plan our shopping trips, restaurant outings,...More

1  Thank Darlene K
Reviewed May 22, 2017

A good place to stop for information, brochures, maps, etc. Staff are very knowledgeable for the area and have helpful suggestions.

1  Thank 264ellenl
Reviewed May 2, 2017

New building, nice staff. good information. maps and local attraction info available. Good spot for stretching legs.

1  Thank ChrisD3783
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