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Museum on the Boyne

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
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Interesting Local History

The Museum on the Boyne is a great emporium of displays illustrating the history of SImcoe County... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2017
Robert B
Alliston, Canada

The lady that helped us with questions about the museum and old sulky race track where park play... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2016
Chris M
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30 Mar 2017
“Interesting Local History”
25 Jul 2016
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250 Fletcher Crescent | L9r 1a1, Alliston, New Tecumseth, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 31 March 2017

The Museum on the Boyne is a great emporium of displays illustrating the history of SImcoe County and the town of Alliston. The staff is knowledgeable and friendly and the museum offers a few items to purchase. The displays are well-labelled and it is quite...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

The lady that helped us with questions about the museum and old sulky race track where park play ground is ect..Fantastic experience recommend to anyone.

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 20 July 2016

The staff were amazing and very welcoming to children. They readily explained details and answered questions. It is small but very worthwhile.

Thank wcallan2015
Reviewed 27 June 2016

I was extremely impressed with the collection, all dontated by local residents. The tour guide knew her stuff.

Thank daphnebobbitt73
Reviewed 15 May 2016

This is a great little museum. The staff are friendly and helpful and there is just enough to entertain the kids for a couple of hours. There is a great park next door that is suitable for kids of all ages and it would be...More

Thank tosspint
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Unusual for visitors make a point of visiting at least once,your guests will be fascinated with the variety of showings for such a small town.

Thank Judy_LucyC
Reviewed 2 September 2015

In the small town of Alliston, heritage is a cornerstone which sits firmly in the foundation of the Museum on the Boyne. It holds an ever changing array of events and displays for all ages. Kudos for excellent children's programming and applause for the annual...More

Thank travelling59
Reviewed 14 July 2015

The contents of this museum are locally-found artifacts with little, if any, connection to the history of the area. Granted that Alliston plays an insignificant role in the history of anywhere but it would have been interesting to learn about the history of potato farming...More

Thank DandDToronto
Reviewed 22 April 2015

I have been to the boyne museum about 4 or 5 times now and each time there is something new and interesting to explore. the staff is extremely friendly and helpful and there is also a historic cabin in the back and an old jail...More

Thank Frances p
Reviewed 29 May 2014

I loved that place. There is even an old jail cell outside on the way to the cabin and barn! It is an amazing place complete with original medical equipment in the Fredrick Banting exhibit and his actual canoe hanging from the 2nd floor ceiling....More

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Ferha C
20 March 2015|
Response from Charmane M |
The museum is open 10am-3:30pm Mon-Fri from Sept-May, and open every day from June-August.