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St Lawrence Power Development Visitor Centre

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Great tour guide

Great tour guide and impressive displays. We were even given a video and pens. Learned about the... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
Jane M
Albany, New York
Very interesting

Although it was closed for the season, mr. Chris let us in and told us a lot about the power... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
Roger Leonie J
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2500B Second St West, Cornwall, Ontario K6H 5R6, Canada
+1 613-932-4563
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Reviewed 30 September 2018

Great tour guide and impressive displays. We were even given a video and pens. Learned about the dam, the river, the eel ladder and history of the area. Great time. Free, too. A pleasant surprise . Glad we found it.

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Although it was closed for the season, mr. Chris let us in and told us a lot about the power dam! It was our last day of vacation here, before going back to the Netherlands, so we are very gratefull that he took the time...More

Thank Roger Leonie J
Reviewed 13 August 2018

This is a very technical visitor centre, talking about power station. But expositions and displays makes it easy to understand

Thank Raisa S
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We had such a fun time here with our grand-kids they did the scavanger hunt and there was lots of hands on things for them to do at the end they handed in there papers and they each received a bag with crayons and books...More

Thank 354award
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Have to explore on your own. Some attraction were not working, disappointing to the kids. Did give out a free bag of goodies at the end.

Thank Heather B
Reviewed 27 June 2018

I took part in the 60th anniversary tour of the Saunders Dam by OPG. It was the first time in many years that the public was allowed to tour the main building and the power works. Very interesting and photogenic. The only thing off limits...More

Thank olegar31
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

For their 60th anniversary the R.H Saunders Power Generating Station offered the community and visitors, excellent guided tours of the power generating station & the visitor's center lead by the employees, current and retired, and volunteers. The tours were very informative. A bus brought visitors...More

Thank helene156
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Staff are polite and were able to answer all my questions Exhibits were well maintained and current. Nice view of the river

Thank stemme613
Reviewed 29 May 2018

My wife and I took my brother and his wife to the centre. The centre is well laid out with much information on the construction of the Seawy. There are many hands on displays. We met Chris Clark who was a great host with a...More

Thank Irvine F
Reviewed 29 April 2018

We went for a Birds of Prey exhibit and found the centre to be very educational regarding different power sources. I home school my 11 year old and they gave me an education kit that they give out to teachers. I was surprised by the...More

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