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The Fort Frances Museum

259 Scott St, Fort Frances, Ontario P9A 1G8, Canada
+1 807-274-7891
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Good local history archives

Well organized folders on local families, great reference library, alphabetically filed obituaries... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
trippinhippies
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British Columbia, Canada
Excellent Displays

Our tiny town has an excellent museum and with it comes a variety of advertised events. I am new... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2017
Marianne H
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Fort Frances, Canada
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1 week ago
“Good local history archives”
11 Feb 2017
“Excellent Displays”
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259 Scott St, Fort Frances, Ontario P9A 1G8, Canada
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+1 807-274-7891
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Well organized folders on local families, great reference library, alphabetically filed obituaries. Lots of interesting things to research here.

Thank trippinhippies
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Our tiny town has an excellent museum and with it comes a variety of advertised events. I am new to Fort Frances (4 1/2 yrs) and have enjoyed quite a few museums over a life time.....I was very impressed with the curator's hard work. Very...More

Thank Marianne H
Reviewed 15 January 2017

self guided, well presented entrance is just a donation. Displays are great and informative definite place to go

Thank Hungrywatcher
Reviewed 28 April 2016

There are some interesting things to see especially upstairs. Not a large display. Lots of space with very little in it.

Thank lynjolo
Reviewed 25 November 2015

This one hundred year old school house, now holds the memories, artifacts and history of the Town of Fort Frances. You won't be disappointed if you are looking for something to do. Access to the Hallet and Tower along the riverfront are included in your...More

Thank Patti A
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Tea and scones is a treat at the museum. The museum's curator and volunteers work hard to ensure quality exhibits that engage the local population as well as visitors. It's a wonderful place to visit to learn about the area.

Thank JetTraveller
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

We drove over to Ft. Frances for the day from International Falls without any particular plan of action. We popped into this museum on a whim, and were SO glad we did! This small museum crams an incredible number of exhibits and artifacts into a...More

Thank Caribbeanjunkies
Reviewed 18 August 2015

We popped in for a quick view of the Noden Causeway exhibit but did not visit the entire museum. The exhibit was well done - Museum offers open washrooms for those roaming downtown and a cool place to take a break.

Thank Holly B
Reviewed 22 April 2015

Reminds us of the participation of local residents in the past two world wars and their sacrifices. Faces old and new. Faces never met and faces familair.

Thank JohnEJay1
Reviewed 19 October 2013

Interesting small museum in Fort Frances. I our way to USA we stopped to visit that museum. We saw an interesting porcelaine exihibits, a kind of historical story. On high floor a collection of interesting pieces telling about the people and place among the history....More

Thank SafirAlbastru
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