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The Museum of Naval History

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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What an interesting part of Canada’s history. Our guide was terrific and Bill, the submariner who... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2018
Jane E
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History buff and trainee.

I am a huge military history buff. Have been since I was young. We took a road trip as a family of... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2018
Jeff H
South Mountain, Canada
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HMCS Ojibwa is the largest artifact of the Museum of Naval History in Port Burwell, Ontario. Ojibwa served from 1965 to 1998 through the dangers and challenges of the Cold War. Visitors can choose from a number of different tours ranging from the...more
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3 Pitt Street, Port Burwell, Bayham, Ontario N0J 1T0, Canada
+1 519-633-7641
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Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

What an interesting part of Canada’s history. Our guide was terrific and Bill, the submariner who talked to us was fantastic. Highly recommend this to anyone who is interested in history.

Thank Jane E
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

I am a huge military history buff. Have been since I was young. We took a road trip as a family of 5. I stopped in to see the ojibwa with my 7 year old son who also loves military history. We were amazed. Totally...More

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Reviewed August 30, 2018

Really recommend to visit this unique place. An interesting part of Canadian history. The tour guide was very friendly and knowledgeable, I've learned so much!

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Reviewed August 5, 2018

An interesting part of naval history with a very informative tour and knowledgeable tour guide. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed August 1, 2018

We were headed up to Turkey Point/Long Point Eco Adventures. On the way, we took the road by the lake to stop in all the Ports, and when a giant submarine caught the corner of my eye, I had to pull over to check it...More

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Reviewed July 30, 2018

We have visited this HMCS Qjibwa Submarine on Jul 29, 2018 with a group of 9 people. It was an amazing experience. Our guide Karina Schulz was amazing and very knowledgeable guide. This was a first time for all members of our group to be...More

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Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

Hubby and a friend did this tour. Opted for combo tour. The inside portion was amazing. Although a hot day it was not too bad inside. Well paced and informative. The outside tour a bit short but good in conjunction with inside. Easy to print...More

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Reviewed July 22, 2018

I debated about taking the time to take this tour vs just looking at it from the outside. I'm so glad I opted for the tour. The presentation by the tour guide was extremely well-done, absolutely packed with information, and infused with quick almost-passing wit....More

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Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

Only got to see the outside of the submarine since it was unfortunately closed until the weekend. Exterior needs to be repainted ASAP.

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Reviewed May 29, 2018

Went camping with the family and decided to take a tour of the town in Port Burwell and stumbled on this Naval History. The exhibit was fascinating and I enjoyed the inside tour, well worth the money.

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November 5, 2015|
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Response from ChrisfromTO | Reviewed this property |
The Eighth and ninth of November should have read seventh and eighth. I tried to add a link to purchase tickets and how many spots are remaining for each tour but Tripadvisor won't permit it. So the best I can do is Google... More
July 28, 2015|
Response from MelRav | Property representative |
Hi Bob. HMCS Ojibwa is open 7 days a week from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. Our inside tours start every 12 minutes. I hope that you get a chance to come visit us. Melissa