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The Museum of Naval History

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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What an interesting part of Canada’s history. Our guide was terrific and Bill, the submariner who... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2018
Jane E
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History buff and trainee.

I am a huge military history buff. Have been since I was young. We took a road trip as a family of... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Jeff H
South Mountain, Canada
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Our site is currently closed for the winter. Next planned opening will be Dec. 28 and 29, from 12 noon until 4 pm, with the same hours (12 - 4) on the last weekends of January and February. Contact the museum for more information. HMCS Ojibwa is...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
3 Pitt Street, Port Burwell, Bayham, Ontario N0J 1T0, Canada
+1 519-633-7641
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Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

What an interesting part of Canada’s history. Our guide was terrific and Bill, the submariner who talked to us was fantastic. Highly recommend this to anyone who is interested in history.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jane E
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

I am a huge military history buff. Have been since I was young. We took a road trip as a family of 5. I stopped in to see the ojibwa with my 7 year old son who also loves military history. We were amazed. Totally...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2018

Really recommend to visit this unique place. An interesting part of Canadian history. The tour guide was very friendly and knowledgeable, I've learned so much!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

An interesting part of naval history with a very informative tour and knowledgeable tour guide. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 1 August 2018

We were headed up to Turkey Point/Long Point Eco Adventures. On the way, we took the road by the lake to stop in all the Ports, and when a giant submarine caught the corner of my eye, I had to pull over to check it...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 30 July 2018

We have visited this HMCS Qjibwa Submarine on Jul 29, 2018 with a group of 9 people. It was an amazing experience. Our guide Karina Schulz was amazing and very knowledgeable guide. This was a first time for all members of our group to be...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Hubby and a friend did this tour. Opted for combo tour. The inside portion was amazing. Although a hot day it was not too bad inside. Well paced and informative. The outside tour a bit short but good in conjunction with inside. Easy to print...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 22 July 2018

I debated about taking the time to take this tour vs just looking at it from the outside. I'm so glad I opted for the tour. The presentation by the tour guide was extremely well-done, absolutely packed with information, and infused with quick almost-passing wit....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Only got to see the outside of the submarine since it was unfortunately closed until the weekend. Exterior needs to be repainted ASAP.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

Went camping with the family and decided to take a tour of the town in Port Burwell and stumbled on this Naval History. The exhibit was fascinating and I enjoyed the inside tour, well worth the money.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Nancy L
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6 November 2015|
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Response from ChrisfromTO | Reviewed this property |
The Eighth and ninth of November should have read seventh and eighth. I tried to add a link to purchase tickets and how many spots are remaining for each tour but Tripadvisor won't permit it. So the best I can do is Google... More
28 July 2015|
Response from MelRav | Property representative |
Hi Bob. HMCS Ojibwa is open 7 days a week from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. Our inside tours start every 12 minutes. I hope that you get a chance to come visit us. Melissa