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!
It's all about the timing. My wife wanted to see the locks and I was interested in them too. I checked the schedule online and found it confusing and not really sure what time a ship was going to...
Los Angeles, California
We were lucky to arrive right when a ship was going through the lock so it was exciting to see the flooding and the release! The museum and lacrosse hall of fame were also super interesting!!
We just stopped by to see the canal and the locks. This is all so interesting! I was sad we did not have time to wait to see a ship go through. They can look up the schedule and let you know...