Founders' Museum and Pioneer Village (The)

Site: Founders' Museum and Pioneer Village

Service: Museum

Description & Services
Public Comments Note: Closed for the 2016 season 
 
Accepts the PAL card 
Hall rentals are available year round, for information please call 935-2613
Description (Agency) Operates a museum of historic items from settlers of Northwestern Ontario
Description (Service)
  • Operates a museum of historic items from settlers of Northwestern Ontario 
  • Showcases collections of historical artifacts from the late 1800s to 1949 
  • Consists of a pioneer village with general store, pioneer home, church, school, village square, train station, workshops, and library
 
This organization is a Registered Charity
Hours Fri-Sun 12 noon-4:30 pm
Dates Sep-Apr: Non-operational
Areas Served Kenora District ; Rainy River District ; Thunder Bay District
Eligibility No restrictions
Application No application process
Languages English
Fees Admission - Adults, seniors and children ; None - children 3 years of age and under
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-475-7424 
Muncipality of Oliver Paipoogne Office: 935-2613
E-Mail opmuse2@tbaytel.net
Site Location Thunder Bay Rural West (past NorWester Hotel)
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 3190 Hwy 61 S
Thunder Bay, ON P7J 0G8
 
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Intersection Hwy 61 S and Gillespie Rd
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Wheel chair accessible except for the 2nd Flr of the General Store and the Pioneer Home
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1965
Funding Donations ; Fees - Membership ; Sale of Goods