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Timmins Museum : National Exhibition Centre

325 Second Ave, Timmins, Ontario P4N 0B3, Canada
+1 705-360-2617
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Must See Timmins Museum

The museum has just is now reopen after a few months of closure due to major renovations. More... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
North Bay
History abounds...

My wife and I enjoyed a good visit to this museum. The exhibits were refreshing and most... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
Toronto, Canada
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The Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Centre provides heritage and cultural services to the residents of Timmins. It exists to preserve, present and promote the history, arts and culture of Timmins, Northeastern Ontario and Canada.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“unique gifts” (2 reviews)
“on display” (2 reviews)
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325 Second Ave, Timmins, Ontario P4N 0B3, Canada
+1 705-360-2617
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The museum has just is now reopen after a few months of closure due to major renovations. More renos will come as much of their material is still in temp storage. Currently they offer a great traveling exhibit prepared by the Bank of Canada etc...More

Thank FarnorthGold
Reviewed 28 August 2017

My wife and I enjoyed a good visit to this museum. The exhibits were refreshing and most interesting. Showing us what life was like in early Timmins and area. Authentic items with educational value.

Thank skaszab2016
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We visited the Timmins Museum over the March Break and took part in the Kids Celebrate exhibit travelling from the Museum of History. We went in the Japanese Celebrations. The craft was very age appropriate and my oldest son really enjoyed following the directions and...More

Thank khrystey
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

The Timmins Museum is one of Timmins' little hidden treasures! My teenage son and I have been visiting it regularly for many years and always enjoy what's on display...we always enjoy the end of our visit in the gift shop which boasts many unique gifts!...More

Thank durette2016
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Small exhibit but great information about the mining town and how it grew to be. Nice gift shop to explore. There was a small art class going on for young kids and it seemed well attended and interactive.

Thank 114thelane
Reviewed 10 April 2016

There wasn't much local history. Nothing for kids to see let alone adults. The old museum was so much better. All in all, boring!

Thank Y5069FQthomasl
Reviewed 10 April 2016

Small museum that highlights some of the history of the area in addition to presenting special exhibits. Art exhibits, graphics exhibits and exhibits from other areas of the world have graced the museum walls. Small gift shop attached. Located near the main business section, it...More

Thank 50lyndad
Reviewed 24 March 2016

I went to the art Show at the Timmins Museum They ad local and out of town artists I must say very talented! I highly recommend people to go at the Timmins Museum It is the only one we have in Timmins and they offer...More

Thank Sylvie B
Reviewed 3 March 2016

Very nice museum, with two exhibition areas and an excellent gift shop! The current exhibition (Queen Elizabeth in Canada) leaves soon, but they always have interesting exhibitions. Nice staff members, too!

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 25 September 2015

although it's a pretty facility with nice items to buy, the woman behind the desk lost a big sale due to her rudeness. She was an older woman with an attitude, and couldn't be bothered to help me with a purchase I wanted to make....More

Thank Bella B
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