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The OPP Museum

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Compulsory stop

Whether for a day or for an hour a stop at the Ontario Provincial Police museum is pretty much... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Ezra710
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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Great History

Takes a while to see everything but well worth the visit. Replica of Car 1 is quite well done. A... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2018
TheGreatFoodCritic
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London
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777 Memorial Ave, Orillia, Ontario L3V 7V3, Canada
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Whether for a day or for an hour a stop at the Ontario Provincial Police museum is pretty much compulsory and worth the time and effort. Lots of displays, several interactive. Free booklets with detailed information. Interesting to all ages. Shop and cafe also available.

1  Thank Ezra710
Reviewed 2 October 2018

When you think of Canada, you think of Royal Canadian Mounted Police, except that Ontario does not have them. They have the OPP or Onatario Provincal Police. Good bunch of lawmen, and worth it to see their history.

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Reviewed 15 September 2018

Takes a while to see everything but well worth the visit. Replica of Car 1 is quite well done. A visit to the Pathway of Memories out front is also a must see.

1  Thank TheGreatFoodCritic
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Breakfast was good, cafeteria style. Toured the museum. Really interesting to see how things have changed from the past.

2  Thank 184June
Reviewed 6 August 2018

the place to visit for OPP history. it’s all there i was impressed with helicopter, camera and quick introduction to the role they play in search & rescue only on a quick tour. a full length one, i would think, would be most interesting

1  Thank Gil C
Reviewed 10 July 2018

its a great place to go visit with the family even the kids will love it, lots of information. theres also a café and a gift shop, worth the stop

1  Thank whimbly
Reviewed 9 July 2018

The Museaum has such a large collection that they can only display a fraction. So you can visit every few months and there is always something new. The staff was great. Lots of parking out front. You must check in with security but it is...More

1  Thank lucknow1234
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Behind the Badge provides great displays showing the history of the OPP. Spent about 1/2 hour looking and reading about the various divisions of the OPP, much of it was new to us. Definitely worth the time to visit and would recommend it to others,...More

2  Thank loriar
Reviewed 21 March 2018

Just returned from a trip to the OPP Museum with a group of seniors. We had a wonderful tour with friendly and knowledgeable guides(volunteers) Dave and Doug. Lunch at the cafe was delicious and enjoyed by all. Thank you!

1  Thank CathyD1296
Reviewed 4 February 2018

VERY nice display of OPP memorabilia in the years past. I have recommended my friends to drop by when they are in town.

1  Thank mol17345
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