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Owen Sound Marine-Rail Museum

1155 1st Ave W | N4K 4K8, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 4K8, Canada
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Nice Stop

nice place to stop, take a look at some history and go for a nice walk along the harbor. Very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kevin G
Worth the stop

I would absolutely recommend popping by to see this museum even though I only rated it "average... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
CanadaJones
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1155 1st Ave W | N4K 4K8, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 4K8, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

nice place to stop, take a look at some history and go for a nice walk along the harbor. Very informative and friendly staff.

Thank Kevin G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would absolutely recommend popping by to see this museum even though I only rated it "average". It is small and focuses more on the marine than rail BUT it is a great place to get visitor/tourist information for the area and gives a pretty...More

Thank CanadaJones
Reviewed 16 January 2017

If you're really interested in the to Georgian Bay history. This is the place to go. Staff is quite knowledgeable and very friendly and make your visit very welcome.

Thank Star S
Reviewed 15 November 2016

A fun spot for kids to run around and see. In the Summer season the City of Owen Sound runs a four week music series which is always wonderful to enjoy on the warm summer nights.

Thank WandaWestover
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We loved the little museum and the staff were so friendly. They also gave us some great suggestions about activities in the area for young kids.

Thank kaystew83
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Great Museum and travel information centre - staff are amazing - big thanks to Richard Thomas for saving the Museum and Wayne King for donating rail car.... didn't realize train engine wasn't showing up to take us on a trip.... where'd they hide the rails?

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 29 August 2016

I am glad and sad at the same time thinking about my visit to Marine -Rail Museum. Owen Sound of the past was bustling place with strong industry and busy port where the engines of the progress associated with industrial revolution were in full gear....More

Thank Mair M
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Located along the banks of the river, it is the same building as the information centre. Admittance is by donation. Inside they have a variety of displays and outside an old railway carriage, an old tug and a few ship's propellers. They also have a...More

Thank Gla_Rangers
Reviewed 16 August 2016

I went in to see about some tourist information and was pleasantly suprised at some of the neat things on display.

Thank Savytraveller10
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Be sure to stop here to get your tourist information, and be sure to take a few minutes to tour the small rail museum. There is no charge, although a donation is requested. The Ancaster, which is the boat on the back of the last...More

Thank RandyRoss
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