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Canadian Transportation Museum & Heritage Village

6155 Arner Townline County Road 23, RR#2, Kingsville, Ontario N9Y 2E5, Canada
+1 519-776-6909
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a must see if you have any interest in the actual vehicles of the last 100 years

spend more time then you would expect. an eclectic collection of vehicles. old cars ? yes old... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
djdexchange
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Amherstburg, Canada
Educational expierence!

Saw many modes of vehicular travel; from 200 years ago to 1980s, to numerous to denote. A definite... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
shannon1097
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London, Canada
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Our mission is to preserve the past of Canada South for the education and interpretation of present and future generations. Sitting on 100 Acres, our 25000 square foot Transportation Museum showcases modes of transportation from early wooden wheel wagons all the way to the present day Viper! Our Heritage Village is a journey back in time to 15 buildings that have been placed here from all over Essex County. Our tour guides would be happy to take you back in time to learn the treasured history of our area. Our Village is open Tuesday Through Sunday May 01 - October 31st, and our Museum is open year round for tours.
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“old cars” (8 reviews)
“style diner” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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6155 Arner Townline County Road 23, RR#2, Kingsville, Ontario N9Y 2E5, Canada
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+1 519-776-6909
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

spend more time then you would expect. an eclectic collection of vehicles. old cars ? yes old motorcycles ? yes world wars 1 and 2 stuff ? yes old wagons ? yes and lots more. .............................................................................................................................................................................

Thank djdexchange
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

Saw many modes of vehicular travel; from 200 years ago to 1980s, to numerous to denote. A definite must see. The 50s era restaurant was reasonably priced and the food was good. The staff were very accommodating as well as very friendly. The tour was...More

Thank shannon1097
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We have gone to the Diner at the Transportation Museum several times for breakfast . The food is very good and reasonably priced but the service is a little bit slow .

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Reviewed 3 September 2017

Great place to visit. Very informative. Many things to see. Can spend all day there looking at all the cars and touring the old buildings. A lot of history. Great place for young and old. Fun restaurant.

Thank gbellmore
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Reviewed 26 August 2017

We had a nice tour of the cars and the Heritage Village. The cars were beautiful and the tour guide explained each one and answered our questions. I am not an old car fan and usually find old cars boring but this was quite interesting....More

Thank GlutenfreeCeliacat
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

A great selection of vehicles going back over the last 75 years showing the advancements and history of the automobile. Also a little village showing what life was like in years gone by as well. Don't forget the '50's style diner where a very reasonable...More

Thank Peleeislander
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

The museum/village makes a nice day trip. Both tours are guided-only, which is a good thing, since you get the background of the various displays and exhibits. The museum has a fairly extensive collection of vehicles from the past, and the village old (some really...More

Thank WindsorCityGuy
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I took my family and aunt who was visiting from Europe. We did breakfast, bought some souvenirs, did the car museum tour indoors and the heritage village. We spent about 6 hours and were not bored once. Staff was very friendly. Restaurant could use an...More

Thank sergiopX6238MJ
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Reviewed 25 June 2017

We toured both the heritage village and the transportation museum. Tour guide was excellent and had lots of interesting facts to share. They prefer tours at 10am or 1pm so you need to plan your day ahead of time. Had lunch at the 50's diner...More

Thank NetBri
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Reviewed 4 June 2017

The museum is a bit out of the way, but we made the trip only to discover that there were school trips planned for the week so everything was closed to outside visitors. Except the restaurant, which wasn't serving the full menu and wasn't really...More

Thank Lisa G
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