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Museum of Whales and Things

24 Fisher Road, Port au Choix, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
+1 709-861-3280
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WORTH A SHORT VISIT

The Whale Museum is small, but contains a lot of interesting thins and information. It will not... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
realbigbear
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Great Falls, Virginia
A fascinating time - well worth it!

Being led in to Ben's museum is like being led in to an aladdins cave! His "shed" is packed full of... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2016
sometimewanderlust
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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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  • Very good14%
  • Average28%
  • Poor0%
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9 Aug 2017
“WORTH A SHORT VISIT”
18 Jul 2016
“A fascinating time - well worth it! ”
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24 Fisher Road, Port au Choix, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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+1 709-861-3280
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

The Whale Museum is small, but contains a lot of interesting thins and information. It will not take long to visit this site. If you are in Port au Choix, this is a worthwhile stop.

Thank realbigbear
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Being led in to Ben's museum is like being led in to an aladdins cave! His "shed" is packed full of interesting items like whale bones that he has boiled and cleaned himself! Where else can you handle whale baleen? The whole place is packed...More

Thank sometimewanderlust
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Driving through the sign caught my attention. It is a one-room museum, but everything in it was fascinating. It has a whale skeleton which gives a good idea of the immensity of this beautiful creature. Bu the side is a small art gallery with really...More

Thank neatto
Reviewed 12 September 2014

All small house with an interesting display of whale skeletons and other artifacts. A must stop if you are in Port ou Choix.

Thank Olching
Reviewed 1 September 2014

This museum is next to and run by artist Ben J Ploughman. The museum is interesting but make sure you look at his artwork and listen to some of his stories behind them.

1  Thank BHorst
Reviewed 13 July 2014

Don't miss the chance to stop by and see the incredible artwork of artist Ben Ploughman at The Museum of Whales and Things, located along the main road in Port au Choix. Ben is a very talented artist, with an excellent sense of humour!

Thank Mark R
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Concord , New Hamphire
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Reviewed 3 October 2005

Interesting little private museum , Free admission ,donations optional if you feel it's worth it. I did ! Have you ever wondered how a whales baleen worked ? you can see it and touch here. The owner with some help collected this whale from the...More

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