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Simcoe County Museum

1151 Hwy 26, Minesing, Springwater, Ontario L9X 0Z7, Canada
+1 705-728-3721
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Skating trail

Went on the 1km skating trail through the woods. Very fun! Would go again! I wish it didn’t cost... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
natty154980
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Barrie, Canada
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Christmas of the past

Great fir kids. Indoor Crafts , outdoor cookies made fresh, Christmas crafts in the school house... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
rhondi123
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Minesing, Canada
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good62%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
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“schoolhouse” (3 reviews)
“artifacts” (3 reviews)
“history” (8 reviews)
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1151 Hwy 26, Minesing, Springwater, Ontario L9X 0Z7, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went on the 1km skating trail through the woods. Very fun! Would go again! I wish it didn’t cost $10. .. but you can snowshoe as well a d they provide the snowshoes

Thank natty154980
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great fir kids. Indoor Crafts , outdoor cookies made fresh, Christmas crafts in the school house. Lots of fun!

Thank rhondi123
Reviewed 14 October 2017

I have driven by the place many times not even noticing it, when I noticed it I remembered coming for school trips. We decided to swing in and take a peak to see if the place had changed at all and if we remembered any...More

Thank Tom K
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Experience Yourself. The Center of Simcoe County. Check out their website and the surrounding area. Surprise is there!

Thank Joyce L
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We enjoyed this museum. It's inexpensive as admission is by donation. There was a decent amount of things to see. We were there for about 2 hours and saw pretty much everything. It has a few interactive areas where kids can try things out for...More

Thank Scampersmom
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I say that this museum is "surprising" because you might not think much of the Simcoe County Museum. This is likely not a destination for many people, but there's no reason why it shouldn't be. This is not a hokey museum in the back of...More

1  Thank CandyCritic
Reviewed 18 October 2016

No matter your age, there's something for everyone at the Simcoe County Museum. There are interesting exhibits, friendly staff and little keep sakes to purchase if you're so inclined. It's genuinely well worth a visit.

1  Thank iamsmitty
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

This indoor and outdoor museum packs a lot of information of the natives and the Simcoe area. Very educational. Be prepared for lots of walking inside and out.

1  Thank Ann C
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed the museum. Did not care for the outside part at all. The museum itself has A lot of great history. Enjoyed the Victorian era a lot. Was great for hour and s half visit.

1  Thank Wendy K
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Nicely laid out local museum. Good education on how the area was settled. The outdoor buildings (i.e. an old church etc) were a good addition, but the school house was locked when we were there. Bit puzzling as to why it is not right 'in'...More

2  Thank BKM861
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