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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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Very informative ship!

My fiancé and I went to this place since we got our free "Parks Canada Pass." We tried the self... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SuperKalel
via mobile
Only surviving ship of 27

Of the 27 ships built this is the only one that survived. 13 were sunk. Spend a couple hours here... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
MapleLeaf1867
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Ontario, Canada
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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 2 weeks ago 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!

Thank SuperKalel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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

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
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

I'm just enjoying after spending at least two hours aboard Haida. It was ABSOLUTELY FASCINATING! Being able to access just about every nook & cranny of a WW2 destroyer turned me into a 12 year old again. If you have any sense at all of...More

1  Thank Simon B
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This would be great for a young person to do a school presentation on....including photos! A great learning experience for all ages as well. This is no cruise ship for sure. Cramped living quarters, very low door frames and an outside bridge that must have...More

Thank dgray002
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This ship was awesome to navigate thru. It played a big part in the freedom we all have today! The radio room is still working to this day.

Thank David O
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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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