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!
The viewing platform is a great way to see down onto a ship from close proximity. The platform can get busy - in which case good visibility would be hard for children. The platform has stairs but...
St. Catharines, Canada
The St. Catharines museum opened its doors to the public to get a glimpse of St. Catharines past. We were taken downstairs where so much memorabilia is stored in temperature controlled rooms. Very...
Did you all know that there is a seafarers museums at Lock 3. Great way to learn about the seaway history