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Port Burwell Marine Museum & Historic Lighthouse

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Port Burell is charming!

I saw this light house and musuem from the outside. It s small museum and lighthouse. They dont... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
Maria C
Toronto, Canada

A very interesting visit. very informative. The steps can be hard to handle if you have mobility... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
Ingersoll, Canada
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20 Pitt Street | 17 Robinson Street, Port Burwell, Bayham, Ontario N0J 1T0, Canada
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Reviewed 30 July 2018

Once in Port Burwell do visit as well A Marine Museum and Lighthouse. This is a small museum but worth it's $2.00 admission. Does not take long but gives a great history of boat navigation of Great Lakes

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Raisa S
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Only 3 people can fit at the top. Stairs get steeper and narrower as you get to the top. It was hot at the top but I guess that's because it was summer when we went. You can see the port from top, of course.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Never figured to see a WWII full size sub out of water but in Port Burwell in southern Ontario there it is. A decommissioned full size sub named the “Ojibway. Featured tours and talks about sub from submariners who served on the sub. Highly educational....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Bruce T
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Visited Port Burwell today and had such an amazing time with the kids! Every part of our visit was great. We toured the HMSC submarine, the lighthouse and the museum. Enjoyed the beautiful sun while walking the peer and beach. Definately a weekend getaway worth...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Sue S
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Sort of "found" the lighthouse while on a country drive. Cute little place ... nice photo op ... Don't miss the submarine!

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

I saw this light house and musuem from the outside. It s small museum and lighthouse. They dont charge much for admission. the port burell town is small and charming. would recommend to visit it.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Maria C
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The museum benefits greatly from its proximity to "the graveyard of Lake Erie; Long Point". There are certainly interesting items to look at, but somehow it didn't come together to tell a story. Maybe it was the rather unenthusiastic and less than helpful staff.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

A very interesting visit. very informative. The steps can be hard to handle if you have mobility problems,

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank archieives
Reviewed 20 March 2017

this is one of few remaining lighthouses in the Lake Erie area of Ontario that exists. the marine history is truly amazing

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank _samlamb37
Reviewed 10 August 2016

The employee knows nothing about local Marine information. She couldn't tell us what kind of engine was on display, did not know what the huge flat boats in the water outside were and said there's not much to see. The engine is ab... "Cummins Fish...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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