HMCS Haida National Historic Site, Hamilton

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#2 of 20 in Museums in Hamilton
Hop aboard one of Canada’s most renowned naval ships, HMCS Haida National Historic Site which served in the Second World War, the Korean Conflict, and the Cold War, and was dubbed "Canada’s most fightingest ship." The Haida sank more enemy vessels than any other Canadian warship and is the only surviving Tribal-class destroyer of its kind. Freely explore the ship on your own and imagine what life was like for the crewman of the ship. Learn morse code from the crew and ask to go down into the engine room. To visit HMCS Haida National Historic Site and other attractions in Hamilton, use our Hamilton trip planner .
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  • Do not lose time. Winter winter is closed! We arrived at the bayfront to a walk and enter the boat and ourselves had a poster closed for the winter
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  • We had a great time, one of the family had served on the ship, and told many stories of his time on the ship. The staff were respectful and asked if there was somewhere special he would like to see. T...  more »
  • I took my grandson to explore the ship and he was excited. You can tour the ship buy yourself or have a guided one. This ship was just refurbished and is looking great. A must see  more »
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