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Lake of the Woods Museum, Kenora
(4.1/5 based on 30+ reviews on the web)
The award-winning Lake of the Woods Museum, one of the finest small museums in Canada, is located in the City of Kenora, Ontario, the gateway to Canada's west. The Museum was established in 1964 and seeks to promote understanding of and respect for the cultures and heritage of the Lake of the Woods area, and to engage a diverse community in discovery and learning.

Today, this well-established museum is home to a varied and intriguing collection of artifacts and thematic displays and special events.

Come and visit the museum to learn more about the intriguing history of Lake of the Woods.
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  • We visited this museum with my husband in August 2016 and did not expect to find so much history in a small town such as Kenora. Also what was amazing to find, we came there almost to a closing time a...  more »
  • One of the best small municipal museums we have ever visited. A newer building, full but not crowded, neat and clean. Staff was friendly and helpful. The layout is logical and easy to navigate. The di...  more »
  • Was in Kenora on a fishing trip and visited the museum the day we left back to Toronto. Very informative history of the town and surrounding area. I really enjoyed all of the exhibits. A printed guide...  more »
  • This museum is great! The exhibits are well curated, the narrative is well laid out and your (adult) 4$ admission fee includes a state of the art self guided iPad tour.