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HMCS Haida National Historic Site

658 Catharine Street North | Pier 9, Hamilton, Ontario L8L 8B4, Canada
+1 905-526-6742
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Met an old war veteran there

Took the kids to see the Haida and they thought it was really great. We met an old WWII veteran... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
MrMike T
E Mackinnon

Took our Grandchildren in summer They are 8 & 5. We all thoroughly enjoyed touring this part of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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This WWII Tribal Class destroyer is now a floating memorial and naval museum.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good27%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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658 Catharine Street North | Pier 9, Hamilton, Ontario L8L 8B4, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took the kids to see the Haida and they thought it was really great. We met an old WWII veteran that was on one of the other ships. He said this ship brought back a lot of memories.

Thank MrMike T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took our Grandchildren in summer They are 8 & 5. We all thoroughly enjoyed touring this part of history. Volunteers were very helpful in informing us of ships features

Thank 415elwynm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Self guided tour, HMCS Haida offers a insight into wartime vessels, located in the Hamilton West Marina close to Bayfront Park. Entertaining for all ages, could be combined with a cruise on the Hamilton Harbour Queen,

Thank traveltheworld61
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

My fiancé and I went to this place since we got our free "Parks Canada Pass." We tried the self guided tour and it took us 1.5 hours. It was really awesome and I recommend to bring your friends and family!

1  Thank SuperKalel
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Of the 27 ships built this is the only one that survived. 13 were sunk. Spend a couple hours here exploring the ship. Lots of steps to go up and down which is really cool. It is free this year as part of Canada's 150th...More

Thank MapleLeaf1867
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The history of this ship is amazing and all will thoroughly enjoy the time spent (young and old). The staff onboard are for the most part experienced seamen with personal service on this and its "sister" ship. You will leave very well informed!

Thank Mark E
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Canada 150 visit! when you arrive you can turn right into their free standard parking or you can turn left as we did and park on gravel with the other people who don't know where to park you pass the ticket booth and the port...More

Thank FredShuuz
Reviewed 22 September 2017

You should See This place . Wonderful easy to find . Not far away easy for everyone to See . If you love historie take The time to See . Rita

1  Thank Rita E
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We visited today with our 11 year old grandson and enjoyed the experience. For seniors such as ourselves we know more about WWII history having fathers who served during that time and can appreciate more their experiences fighting for the freedoms we enjoy. For the...More

Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 9 September 2017

My father served as a stoker on a Navy frigate during WWII. He enlisted at 18 years old and served from 1943 until the end in 1945. Today he is 92 years old and still tells stories of his time at sea. The Haida was...More

1  Thank FarFlungStarling
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Julie P
19 July 2017|
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Response from KathleenR_28 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a small parking area close to the ship, and outside the fences. It gets pretty busy, though.
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Mileidys G
17 May 2017|
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Response from Douglas A | Reviewed this property |
as the Haida is a Parks Canada site and a war memorial no dogs are allowed on board.
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olfrd
18 August 2016|
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Response from Colleen T |
will the ship be open tomorrow to view ?
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