Lake of the Woods Museum

Service: Museum

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Description & Services
Public Comments Provides free loan of wheelchairs, magnifying glasses and reading glasses for museum visitors and tour participants
Description (Agency) Operates a community museum
Description (Service) Operates a community museum that promotes understanding of and respect for the cultures and heritage of the Lake of the Woods area
Provides the following events and services: 
  • Permanent exhibits 
  • Temporary exhibits 
  • Special events 
  • Group-guided tours 
  • Self-guided tours 
  • Meeting facilities 
  • Research facilities 
  • Mobile Tour based on iPads
Hours Sep-Jun: Tue-Sat 10 am-5 pm 
Jul-Aug: Mon-Sun 10 am-5 pm
Areas Served Kenora
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Group-guided tours must be pre-booked
Languages English
Fees Admission
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-467-2105
Fax 807-467-2109
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Executive Lori Nelson, Director; Email:
Alternate Executive Braden Murray, Museum Educator; Email:
Site Location Across the street from Dominos Pizza near the waterfront
Located In Community Kenora
Address 300 Main St S
Kenora, ON P9N 1T2
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Intersection Main St S and 3rd St S
Mailing Address PO Box 497 
Kenora, ON P9N 3X5
Physical Access Fully Accessible ;

Metered handicapped parking is available on Main St in front of the museum
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1964
Funding City / Town - City of Kenora ; Donations ; Fees