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Muskoka Heritage Place

88 Brunel Rd, Huntsville, Ontario P1H 1R1, Canada
+1 705-789-7576
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An historic and interesting village

We stopped here on a break in our journey south and were disappointed that the train was not... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Hastings, United Kingdom
via mobile
A VERY Good Place to Spend a Day

History lives here. You get to step into the picture and live it all just a little. It wasn't all... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
Wallaceburg, Canada
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“pioneer village” (17 reviews)
“train ride” (11 reviews)
“scones” (9 reviews)
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88 Brunel Rd, Huntsville, Ontario P1H 1R1, Canada
+1 705-789-7576
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on a break in our journey south and were disappointed that the train was not running and the train museum was closed. Nevertheless we decided to explore the pioneer village and had the place pretty much to ourselves. The village was well...More

Thank DP1066
Reviewed 10 September 2017

History lives here. You get to step into the picture and live it all just a little. It wasn't all that long ago that THIS was the way things were. It's a reality check for what parents and great [great] Grandparents experienced as homesteaders and...More

Thank reggaeplus
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We brought the kids (7 and 3) here last week and they loved it. The pioneer village was amazing. You can go inside each house and see the living environment. Also there is a school and my kids had a 30 minute lesson as of...More

Thank Corrado B
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Interesting place to visit. We toured the Pioneer village, the museum and took a ride on a vintage train. Very reasonably priced and a good way to spend a few hours when In Huntsville.

1  Thank David N
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Something to explore If your interested learning more about the heritage of Muskoka people. They've got villages with furniture and items from 1800's, really interesting to see how people lived back then. The steam train experience was nice more for the kids though. Anyways if...More

Thank Sahish P
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We have been to several heritage parks in Canada, this is small compared to upper Canada village and is smaller than Black Creek in Toronto but none the less has a lot to interest all ages. There is a good collection of heritage buildings on...More

Thank AnneAlan46
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The Pioneer Village site is awesome... a lot to see and read and hear about how people lived more than a hundred years ago. You can spend more than 1-2!housr visiting the different buildings, asking questions, seeing presentations. The train museum is another historical site...More

Thank 557fabiani
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We arrived late and only had time for the steam engine ride..... going to go another day to explore the pioneer village

Thank katie3297
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Went here as a kid with my family and I loved exploring all the buildings. We made candles, had pioneer school lessons and got to write on slate with chalk. There was a general store with the maple candies and more modern treats as well....More

Thank CamCorderpd
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Wonderful place to take the family and show how life was like way back when. Nice staff and very informative.

Thank Busysharon
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10 August 2017|
Response from CamCorderpd | Reviewed this property |
Yeah, they would love that.
22 March 2017|
Response from tomwO6177GV | Reviewed this property |
Not sure what you mean by 'in and out' privileges. We spent 90 minutes to two hours visiting and really enjoyed it, especially talking with staff who were running some of the exhibits. They enjoy their work and shared their... More
Debbie D
19 August 2016|
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Response from TnessaTill | Reviewed this property |
Checkout their website on planning a visit - portage flyer times (tried to add link but wasn't playing)