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Collingwood Museum

45 Saint Paul St, Collingwood, Ontario L9Y 3P1, Canada
+1 705-445-4811
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Beautiful setting, railway station has been restored, also used as information centre

After attending an event about the Collingwood shipyards the previous evening, we wanted more... read more

Reviewed September 29, 2017
margaretm364
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Port Hope, Canada
Collingwood Museum

A wonderful Collingwood gem. The Collingwood Museum is located in the rebuilt train station which... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2017
CollingwoodKate
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Collingwood, Canada
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45 Saint Paul St, Collingwood, Ontario L9Y 3P1, Canada
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Reviewed September 29, 2017

After attending an event about the Collingwood shipyards the previous evening, we wanted more information. The museum has videos, photos, books and displays about the now defunct ship building industry in Collingwood. It also has arrow heads and pottery from digs around the area, and...More

1  Thank margaretm364
Reviewed September 6, 2017

A wonderful Collingwood gem. The Collingwood Museum is located in the rebuilt train station which holds many pieces of valuable Collingwood history. Artifacts include photographs along with actual physical historical pieces that reflect Collingwood's shipbuilding past along with its underground railway and Northwest Mounted Police...More

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Reviewed August 29, 2017

This Information stop is staffed with very helpful and friendly people and best of all it has a wonderful small museum. Well worth the visit

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Reviewed August 29, 2017

We stopped here the first morning of our 5 day stay in the Blue Mountain region. As well as being a very informative and well presented museum, we picked up lots of information about the surrounding area. Staff were very helpful and supplied us with...More

Thank Angela Susan M
Reviewed August 27, 2017

Museum looks back at the ship-building era of the area, which is only 150 years old, mentions some of the barons who put the area on the map.

Thank valerielamarche
Reviewed August 7, 2017

This is also a tourism info depot. Staff were very helpful, with lots of knowledge of the area and some must see attractions. Museum was small, but provided interesting info.

Thank Mike D
Reviewed June 26, 2017

This is a very small museum with local artifacts. It is housed in a former railroad station and the building is in excellent shape. There is not a lot to see in the way of exhibits but it is worthwhile spending a few minutes there...More

Thank trainfan2000
Reviewed June 19, 2017

It's a pretty small museum, no admission fee, just a suggested donation. There are a few pretty backgrounds outside to take some pictures. Overall, you won't spend more than a half hour here. Open Sundays.

1  Thank SteveKeddy
Reviewed June 13, 2017

I feel badly to rate this museum so low, because we visit small town - large city museums all over Ontario, and appreciate the efforts people make to create such an attraction. But compared to the local museum (Grey Roots) we were in, in Owen...More

Thank BKM861
Reviewed May 23, 2017

Lovely building and easy to find. Good info on what used to be a major shipbuilding centre. Keeps the history alive.

1  Thank RESK2013
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