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McDougall Mill Museum

Arthur Avenue, Renfrew, Ontario K7V 4B1, Canada
+1 613-432-7015
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An Absolute MUST if you visit the Ottawa Valley

This beautiful old museum is chock full of historical artifacts and has one from my parents! The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Orla L
LaGrange, Indiana

I took my granddaughter to see the Museum the first time, and then went back with her parents ...a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ontario, Canada
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Arthur Avenue, Renfrew, Ontario K7V 4B1, Canada
+1 613-432-7015
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beautiful old museum is chock full of historical artifacts and has one from my parents! The Museum offers 3 floors of discovery and entertainment. With many exhibits including vintage toys, music in the valley, a march through time wedding dress display, a large military...More

Thank Orla L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took my granddaughter to see the Museum the first time, and then went back with her parents ...a few weeks later the other daughter came and I have 4 daughters so I am not done yet....lol....everyone enjoyed their experience! The staff is always helpful...More

Thank Francine1212
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We took in the opportunity to explore the old Mill, Museum and very glad we did. This little gem of a town has preserved so many long ago treasures, i.e., the old large Moffat and one other electric stoves that look just like the newer...More

Thank OntarioTaurus10
Reviewed 2 October 2016

There is a lot of Renfrew, Ontario's history and heritage there to see. The visit is free by donation.

1  Thank SteelProduct
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We happened upon this beautiful museum while looking for a picnic stop. Housed in a beautiful old mill, there are three packed floors of interesting local history, including early industrial pieces, items from early farmers, vintage clothing and many military-related items. Well worth a stop.

1  Thank Brian S
Reviewed 11 December 2015

This is one of those old fashioned hodge podge museums, literally a bit of everything. I loved the wedding dress collection upstairs and the player piano on the main floor.

Thank SuePT
Reviewed 16 August 2015

lot of things to see and do. Brings back memories and the history of the town and area around Renfrew .A learning experience for all at a reasonable price

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Unbelievable amount of treasures in a small place. Staff are warm and knowledgeable and eager to share information. What a gem.

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 8 July 2015

We were leaving Renfrew yesterday, Jul 6, and decided to drive by museums. since it was Monday, we were sure it is closed, but at least to see from out side. What a pleasant surprise we had, when we seen a sign open for visit....More

Thank Raisa S
Reviewed 29 June 2015

We stopped here for 30 minutes on our drive from Ottawa to Algonquin. It only cost $2 each but there is so much in there, you could easily spend longer. The staff were friendly and the museum was relaxed - most things were out in...More

Thank FigNewton86
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