Lake of the Woods Museum, Kenora

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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.

Admission:

$4 for adults

$3 for students/seniors

$12 for a family

kids under 6 are free
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  • LOW museum is well worth visiting . There is so much rich interesting history about the lake and the towns and Kenora surrounding area . Displays are changed on a regular basis so cool to see what the...  more »
  • Had a wonderful and affordable visit to the museum. I thoroughly enjoyed their book selection as much as the tour itself!  more »
  • I've been a number of times with family and my children and as a young person myself. It's a great place to learn the history of our great little city on the water.  more »
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  • Lovely well thought out museum! Lots of interesting artifacts to look at and lots of stuff to keep kids (& big kids) amused. The staff are always amazingly friendly and knowledgeable too.
  • Lots of historical items. Interesting for a small musuem.
  • Charging admission to use the bathroom very badly? That's the stupidest thing I ever heard!
  • Fun for a quick browse also worth it for 4 bucks
  • Very nice exhibits showing the areas history . Very accessible. Plenty of benches to rest on.

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