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Forwarders' Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 - 18:00
Open today: 10:00 - 18:00
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Nice historic building

Enjoyed the displays and the information about the building and area. Now I know what Forwarders... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2017
Peter S
Riverview, Canada
Time capsule

This is a small museum housed in an historical building formerly used by those who transferred... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2016
Dennis B
Ottawa, ON
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good33%
  • Average51%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
26 Jul 2017
“Nice historic building”
31 Oct 2016
“Visitor and local information centre”
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Water Street & Centre Street, Prescott, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

Enjoyed the displays and the information about the building and area. Now I know what Forwarders are all about.

1  Thank Peter S
Reviewed 31 October 2016

The Forwarders' Museum, located in the heart of historical downtown Prescott, is the perfect place to search out local tourist hotspots and information about the surrounding area. Some gift items and postcards are available during the tourist season. Close to the newly opened park by...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2016

This is a small museum housed in an historical building formerly used by those who transferred goods from Bateau arriving from Montreal to larger ships going up river and to the Great Lakes. The building also houses the town tourist information office. There are many...More

Thank Dennis B
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

This little museum is a historical gem in terms of the history of the St. Lawrence River and the Town of Prescott. There are many artifacts on display in this small but well kept museum.

Thank Jesse P
Reviewed 2 December 2014

A small yet interesting little museum dedicated to the significant nautical history of the area. Forwarders still abound in the area though most now use trucks yet the history of the town's waterfront is well represented in this quaint little building.

Thank StephDemers
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