Essex County Steam & Gas Engine Museum, Essex

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Guided Tours through the museum teaches our past motorized history. We have old small engines, tractors, steam engines and some farming equipment on display. One can see first hand the evolution over time. We are now the largest steam engine museum in Ontario. Museum open for tours May through October. Annual show August 9-11, 2019. Call ahead first; Friendly staff will show you around, $6/Adult, $2/Child
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  • The Museum is wonderful and run solely by volunteers. Their annual show has lots to do and is great for all ages!! From threshing and tractor pulls to entertainment and pioneer displays. And a...  more »
  • Nice show and fairgrounds. The food was reasonably priced. Working demonstrations thought the day were very interesting and a nice chance to see the tractors work. There tractor pull was fun, but most of the tractors were modified or super modified. Very few original out-of-the-field stock tractors pulled. Overall very nice show.
  • An excellent amateur museum run by volunteer farmers, machinists, toolmakers and other expert enthusiasts of all things mechanical. Limited summer hours, open by appt. Big annual summer show.
  • We have a very nice time and it's amazing on the history they have there.
  • Great family fun.
  • Great time. Excellent corn. Kids loved it

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