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Lovely small museum with a focus on the local history, including the 1922 great fire, mining, and... read more

Reviewed July 4, 2018
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Very enjoyable Museum

Had a wonderful experience touring this Museum. Our Guide was ever so helpful, explaining in great... read more

Reviewed September 29, 2017
Near Toronto
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The Haileybury Heritage Museum illustrates the devastating Haileybury Fire of 1922 and the heritage and history of the town. Displays include a restored 1904 streetcar, 1922 fire pumper, tugboat and caboose.
575 Main St, Temiskaming Shores, Ontario P0J 1K0, Canada
+1 705-672-1922
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Reviewed August 13, 2012

Check it out if you're in Haileybury, they have alot of nice displays especially the old streetcar. My children used to love going there when Danny worked there, he would always remember them even there names. Stop by it's worth the visit

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Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

This museum is not available to weekend travelers only open Monday to Friday. Disappointed as the reviews had us really interested.

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Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

Lovely small museum with a focus on the local history, including the 1922 great fire, mining, and literature. What is the local link to the Hardy Boys books? How did Toronto help the city of Haileybury after the 1922 fire? You will have to visit...More

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Reviewed September 29, 2017

Had a wonderful experience touring this Museum. Our Guide was ever so helpful, explaining in great detail the events portrayed throughout the museum. This is a must see if you are in the area and enjoy history.

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Reviewed September 10, 2017

Next to Cobalt's...Haileyburys' history is the most interesting in the entire South Temiskaming area. The great fire, the home of the 'rich' during the mining boom, the one-time hub of the whole enchilada...This museum has it all.If you're a real Northern Ontario history buff...it all...More

Thank reggaeplus
Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

This museum is a gem. So many great artifacts and photographs. My favourite part of the museum was the model of the town before the fire of 1922. It was made with such detail. As we entered the museum we were greeted and immediately given...More

Thank Stacy H
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

Being from the surrounding area, I can't believe I had never been until now. This is a must if you are traveling through these parts and if you are a local as well! Impressing, educational and informative. Clean, inviting, welcoming and accommodating. The museum curator...More

Thank ReneeBusiness
Reviewed November 10, 2016

I think this is the museum that I went through...about "The Great Fire of 1922" in Haileybury and area. Very informative! Interesting to see the beginnings of this town.

Thank tbone16
Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

Very nice Museum and we got an warm welcome. Dont miss the explanations and fire engine!! Also suitable for kids.

Thank Hans J
Reviewed July 6, 2016

We were a group of relatives on a history search for some family info. We stopped in for a look, and it turned into a 3 hour visit. The display from the original Haileybury town at the time of the 1922 fire, was particular interest...as...More

Thank mokinator10
Reviewed February 2, 2016

Such great history! Enjoy the museum on your own or have a very friendly and knowledgeable guide show you around!

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March 14, 2018|
Response from 06GoMango | Reviewed this property |
It doesn't look like the Museum watches this page, maybe try sending them an email from there own webpage haileyburyheritagemuseum then under "contact"