The St. Catharines Museum & Welland Canals Centre is located at Lock 3 of the Welland Canal and includes the Welland Canal Viewing Platform, the St. Catharines Museum Exhibition Galleries, Merritt’s Mercantile Gift Shop and several room rental spaces.
Explore the City’s heritage and enjoy the day watching ships transit the Welland Canal in a tranquil park-like setting!
Pleasant facility, friendly staff, free (donation box) with interesting dispays and video. We learned lots, left and saw a few ships passing nearby locks (one even waved at me!) We returned to the...
I had visited here when I was younger, probably....30 years ago. Decided on day trip with my wife to visit this marvel of engineering. It did not disappoint! We arrived on a Saturday morning, just...
A must see for anyone in the area. Hopefully you will see a ship or two go through. A very unique experience. Guess What ??? It is free. Cannot get better than that. The history of the canal and the...