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Assiginack Museum

125 Arthur Street | P0P 1N0, Manitowaning, Ontario P0P 1N0, Canada
+1 705-859-3196
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Nice

Nice clean and informative museum. The outside buildings were interesting too. The glassworks were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
thebeamingbumpkin
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Huntsville, Canada
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Worth the stop

It cost $3 for an adult and kids under 6 are free. Worth a visit. There is something for... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
theonlylostmoose
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Lindsay, Canada
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“an hour” (2 reviews)
“worth a visit” (3 reviews)
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125 Arthur Street | P0P 1N0, Manitowaning, Ontario P0P 1N0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice clean and informative museum. The outside buildings were interesting too. The glassworks were amazing

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It cost $3 for an adult and kids under 6 are free. Worth a visit. There is something for everyone. My 4 year old loved the models of ships and the jail cell. The employees are friendly and helpful. We go every year and it...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Nice tidy displays. Kids got a bit bored, but hey, they are teens. Well labelled. Clean washroom. Good way to pass an hour or so.

1  Thank Tammy M
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Surprisingly well displayed local museum. Lots of objects from various time periods, well displayed. Good outer building display with larger items.

2  Thank Jim M
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Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

When we decided to stop by I was hoping my kids would like learning about 19th century life, and they really enjoyed it. Out buildings (1-room schoolhouse, blacksmith shop) were as interesting as the museum

3  Thank Steve M
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

ring the old school bell and close the door and lock yourself in the jail...a nice museum to visit and spend a couple hours

2  Thank Sherri g
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Reviewed 28 May 2016

We arrived and found the museum still closed. looked at brochure further and it says open June 1st!!! Outside area looks interesting and well maintained,

1  Thank Sandy B
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

This is a really good insight into our history. Has some wonderful displays of Bell telephone equipment, the original schoolhouse of Manitowaning, a forgers shed and equipment, some gorgeous quilts and it's all housed in the original jail where you can be locked up for...More

1  Thank Tammy R
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Reviewed 17 March 2016

Timed our visit in off season but still worth viewing the buildings and Norisle Steamship berthed permanently in the harbour at Manitowaning.

1  Thank Manon R
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Reviewed 20 August 2015

While tripping around the island having no set schedule my mom, son and I found this great museum. We took our time exploring within the walls of so much wonderful history. We will definitely be revising this one,can't wait for our next trip.😀⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

2  Thank Lori F
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