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Pickering Museum Village

2365 Concession Road 6, Pickering, Ontario L0L 1H0, Canada
+1 905-683-8401
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A delightful step back in time...

Our family visited the Village on its opening day. Cheerful box office staff in a well-stocked gift... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Port Hope, Ontario
Strolling in the past.

There is nothing better to lighten your mind and redirect your spirit than a stroll in the past... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2016
Oshawa, Canada
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Explore the largest living history museum in Durham Region. It's a unique experience brought to life by live pioneers in 18 heritage buildings including a blacksmith's shop, general store, school house, temperance hotel, steam barn and chapel. Visit us today and travel back in time!
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  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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2365 Concession Road 6, Pickering, Ontario L0L 1H0, Canada
+1 905-683-8401
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family visited the Village on its opening day. Cheerful box office staff in a well-stocked gift shop with locally handmade products, knowledgeable guided tour from a fellow who knew his subject matter, and an all round pleasant experience. Highly recommended!

Thank pjbue
Reviewed 13 October 2016

There is nothing better to lighten your mind and redirect your spirit than a stroll in the past. The tour guides are fun and knowledgeable.The location is dreamy and easily accessible by road. The buildings furnished in the time period, allow for great reflection on...More

3  Thank Fernshadows2016
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Well organized. Tour guides informative. Showed what life was like for pioneers and their descendants. Interesting array of artifacts and buildings in nice settings.

1  Thank Ray B
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Very interesting for local history. Knowlegable staff. Fun reenactments. The only drawback is that is difficult to manage if you have a walking disability

Thank Jane N
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

The village is cute and quaint...it's pretty hidden so driving there is on small roads. You need to go with a tour guide. 1.5 hour tour, the guide was very nice but very slow with his explanations, with a dry slow voice...it made for a...More

Thank lmargaret1234
Reviewed 12 August 2016

I took my son for a birthday party here and it was just amazing!!! I have lived in Pickering for 14 years and had never gone. We loved it, and the themed birthday party was just unreal.

Thank Paulina G
Reviewed 21 July 2016

This is a great little spot in a nice little Glen that realistically depicts life in early Ontario. The buildings, the tools and clothes, etc. Very educational, and fun.

Thank 25bradleyt
Reviewed 13 July 2016

We've been twice - once during the week where, as we were the only ones there, we got a private 1.5hr tour. Very informative. The guide told us about all sorts of interesting facts from life in the past. What's more, the kids got hands-on...More

1  Thank Ivona_Kolo
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Very interesting, going back in time. You can see all the old time costumes and also how they used to cook, sometimes they put on shows.

Thank Beryl V
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We went to the Pickering Museum Village on a school field trip and the fresh scones that our guide Rose made for us was the best part of the trip.Rose was very knowledgeable and was nice. We found out when it was school time,if you...More

Thank yeungmama
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is this place will be open till October 8/15th? Thanks
1 October 2016|
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Response from lmargaret1234 | Reviewed this property |
Call, it closes early in the year, but I think opens special days!
Jan B
Is the museum open during March Break 2016
13 March 2016|
Response from Geoff T | Reviewed this property |
No, it doesn't open until April, lots of outdoor stuff, so needs to be not so muddy or snowy. Lots of seasonal stuff and events there, cannot post a link for some weird reason.