Lake of the Woods Museum, Kenora

4.5
#4 of 15 in Things to do in Kenora
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
Arrange your visit to Lake of the Woods Museum and discover more family-friendly attractions in Kenora using our Kenora online holiday maker .
Source
Create an itinerary including Lake of the Woods Museum
map
Lake of the Woods Museum Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0
44 reviews
Google
4.8
TripAdvisor
  • 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 »
  • I am not big on visiting museums but really glad we stopped here. The Commonwealth rowing competitions were taking place at Rabbit Lake and the museum had a special display about rowing. It was very i...  more »
Google
  • Very nice exhibits showing the areas history . Very accessible. Plenty of benches to rest on.
  • A fantastic museum Shows the rich history of the town
  • Love it very friendly people
  • 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.

Plan your trip to Kenora

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Kenora

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in Kenora by other users

4 days in Kenora BY A USER FROM CANADA August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Kenora District BY A USER FROM CANADA January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Kenora BY A USER FROM CANADA June, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Kenora BY A USER FROM CANADA December, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: December, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Kenora BY A USER FROM CANADA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Kenora BY A USER FROM CANADA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Kenora BY A USER FROM CANADA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Kenora BY A USER FROM CANADA October, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 1 day in Kenora BY A USER FROM CANADA October, culture, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Kenora BY A USER FROM CANADA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Kenora District BY A USER FROM CANADA October, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: October, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 1 day in Kenora BY A USER FROM CANADA October, outdoors, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: October, outdoors, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans