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Huron County Museum

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One of the top attractions in Huron County the Museum does a fabulous job of presenting the... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
Goderich, Canada
October 2018 Road trip

Interesting place to visit. Enjoyed a time there. This is a beautiful historic town to visit. Beach... read more

Reviewed October 27, 2018
Ontario, Canada
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All reviews two headed calf huron county main street rainy day interesting exhibits well laid out great storm farm equipment working exhibits great building took advantage military section steam train full size really enjoyed our visit front desk small town
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

One of the top attractions in Huron County the Museum does a fabulous job of presenting the counties history Whether it is the two-headed calf or the stores on Mainstreet you will be thoroughly entertained The pass to the museum also grants you admission to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ALSGoderich_Canada
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Interesting place to visit. Enjoyed a time there. This is a beautiful historic town to visit. Beach walk is a must. Shoreline stunningly beautiful. Old town feel and places to pop into worth an inspection. Beautiful are friendly and helpful. My husband and I really...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 20, 2018

Huron County Museum, Goderich, is all about Herbie Neill. This exceptional person spent his life collecting artifacts from southern Ontario, fixing them up so they worked, and building intricate models of gadgets of the day. Most are hands on, but not like the big museums...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank VinnyGrette
Reviewed August 25, 2018

The guide is well laid out and the rooms all follow one another. Explanations are clear and concise. Museum is a good size for a medium length tour. Suggest taking in the videos that are provided (they start which ever one you ask for) in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank NeilP451
Reviewed August 21, 2018

The special exhibition on agriculture, past and present, is very good. The museum has been partially rearranged since I was there last, and its exhibition on the great storm of November 1913 is better than I remember it being. The military section is still strong....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 2, 2018

We enjoyed the casual walk through history featuring a lot about farming. We took in a mini video about the salt mining in Goderich, we found this to be very interesting and we learned a few things about where salt comes from.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Laurie C
Reviewed June 27, 2018

The Huron County Museum has made history alive through its informative and innovative displays with just the right amount of information that touches key points, but does not overwhelm with details. Visitors can stroll through the entire museum starting from about mid-nineteenth century and get...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank AnnArmstrogn
Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

Went here with my young kids and they loved the scavenger hunt. It gave us something to look for in each room. There is so many artifacts here. There was also a few kids stations with coloring or blocks which they also enjoyed

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank HarmonyTreeStudio
Reviewed March 5, 2018

this museum keeps up to date with history galore .Even a small theater in there.In the winter the Market Mercantile use it on weekend as well.The gret steam train is outstanding

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Nancy A
Reviewed October 26, 2017

This museum was great to take kids to as there are many interactive displays where they can turn wheels and see how farm equipment from long ago worked. There are lots of displays on the history of settlers and settlement of Huron County.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Debra M
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Mildred T
July 2, 2015|
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The Huron Branch of the OGS is located in, and responsible for the schedule of the log cabin. If you would like to explore your family history in the log cabin, the OGS can be contacted by mail: Huron Branch OGS PO Box... More