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Great afternoon!

Had lots of fun looking at old photos and artifacts that tell the story of Marathon and the region... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2015
Chantal G
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Marathon, Canada
A Nice Place to Visit While In Marathon

A nice little museum with a very knowledgeable docent that provides a good understanding of... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2015
Dan_Lkn
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Sterling Heights, Michigan
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29 Aug 2018
“Very knowledgeable staff!”
4 Nov 2015
“Great afternoon!”
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The Marathon and District Museum showcases the areas unique history. Since the building of the rail in 1881 Marathon has had an exciting history. Once known as the "wickedest town in the North" and being surrounded by POW camps for German POW's as...more
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25 Stevens Ave, Marathon, Ontario P0T 2E0, Canada
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+1 807-229-8175
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

Great hours from early morning to late afternoon. Kudos to who ever did the grant application for summer staffing. Mathew, the summer student was extremely knowledgeable!

Thank ancientmoods
Reviewed 4 November 2015

Had lots of fun looking at old photos and artifacts that tell the story of Marathon and the region, how it started and all the great activities and stories of people that used to live here!

Thank Chantal G
Reviewed 25 August 2015

A nice little museum with a very knowledgeable docent that provides a good understanding of Marathon's history. There are also a number of interesting displays and photographs from their bygone era.

Thank Dan_Lkn
Reviewed 24 July 2015

We spent a great afternoon at the Marathon District Museum, learning about all the historic stories from Marathons earlier days.

Thank Greg V
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