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Niagara Apothecary Museum

Closed Now: 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Open today: 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Tonic For a Rainy Day

This is a very interesting museum in an original apothecary or drug store as we call them now. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cobourg, Canada
Great Place to Visit

This is a small historic building in the heart of Niagara on the Lake.......a small building, but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
New Braunfels, Texas
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5 Queen Street, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, Canada
+1 905-468-3845
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All reviews step back in time drug store donation box historical items small donation behind glass interesting place on display the main street queen street behind the counter all ages great place to visit medicine pharmacist volunteers century
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very interesting museum in an original apothecary or drug store as we call them now. The medicines were made from various natural ingredients and dispensed here. You can see the many old drawers, containers and jars in which the ingredients were kept...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small historic building in the heart of Niagara on the Lake.......a small building, but packed with interesting historical items. What a treasure! We enjoyed visiting on a Sunday afternoon in late September.

Thank 107nan2010
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thought this place was so neat, almost everything there was from the original apothecary, pictures of the late Queen Mother, equipment, jars, just amazed to see so many original pieces.

Thank Marina D
Reviewed September 11, 2018

Old fashioned look at how apothecaries were in times past. Beautiful jars and containers. Donation box.

Thank Joan C
Reviewed September 5, 2018

If you get a chance to visit inside this site take it. A beautifully restored and preserved site giving a glimpse into the past. Well worth a visit.

Thank ericon991
Reviewed August 28, 2018

I never miss a chance to go in here and look around. The volunteer, a retired pharmacist, was very informative and shared some interesting historical facts. A must see!!😀

Thank margot4nier
Reviewed August 28, 2018

So interesting! Fascinating artifacts. The staff were very informative - it looks almost identical to the way it did in the 1800's.

Thank jenandyak
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Piece of history, fun to stop in and find out more about the original drugstore...and it's free which is unusual for thenNiagar region!

Thank Johanna P
Reviewed August 23, 2018

We did a quick tour here and found it so interesting. The authentic bottles and pictures were interesting to see. Doesn't take a lot of time to see this treasure. Recommend making time for it, particularly if you enjoy history

Thank lex291
Reviewed August 22, 2018

Fascinating step back in time to a period where ether and chloroform were expected ingredients in your over the counter medicines. Love the "Pink Pills for Pale People" which promises to cure everything from sciatica to paralysis to "all forms of weakness in male or...More

Thank Julie A
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