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Well worth a trip. Very knowledgeable and enthusiastic guides, some wonderful skeletons to see! And... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Windsor, United Kingdom
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The staff here are outstanding!

Our family visited the WIC in July 2018. Our kids loved the exhibits and the stories behind them as... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Peterborough, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Well worth a trip. Very knowledgeable and enthusiastic guides, some wonderful skeletons to see! And very reasonably priced too!

Thank Katie0207
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our family visited the WIC in July 2018. Our kids loved the exhibits and the stories behind them as well as the play area. One of the staff members provided a guided tour and was able to answer any and all questions thrown her way....More

Thank DTails78
Reviewed 1 week ago

great place to visit pre or post whale watching tour. lots of skeletons of all sorts of animals not just whales, although the most spectacular are! friendly helpful and very knowledgeable staff. there is an admission charge but its only $10(?) and worth it.

Thank Andy C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The low key whale museum is really very informative and wonderful. We got more than we expected. Docents very friendly, knowledgeable and enthusiastic. I walked away with greater love and and wonderment for marine mammals.

Thank Seikyee L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Before setting out on a Stubbs Island whale watching trip we visited this small but information-packed museum to learn about the marine creatures we were hoping to see. The collection of hanging skeletons is impressive, especially viewed from the gallery. The orca family information is...More

Thank ToursJones
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting little museum with a fantastic collection of whale and other sea mammal skeletons. What takes it to 5 stars rating, though is the wonderfully knowledgeable, keen and articulate guide that we had. Very well stopping in and opting for the tour.

Thank Dolores P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The small whale museum was very interesting and the tour was incredibly entertaining & insightful - really enjoyed it!

Thank Charlene K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It doesn't cost any more money and the guides are very knowledgeable and can tell you all about the different whales that live off the shores of Western Canada!

Thank tobywanis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were welcomed by two friendly members of staff. The museum was really interesting with a wide range of fascinating artifacts. To think how times have changed so much for the better since so many of these fantastic creatures were hunted to the point of...More

Thank DaveQ2324
Reviewed 17 June 2018

Very knowledgeable staff, great collection of whale and other marine mammal species' skeletons and extensive display of resident killer whale families

Thank macropolo71
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Response from Suzanne L | Reviewed this property |
We visited approximately 1 1/2 hours. Register for a guide to explain the various exhibits. The tour is worth the visit. You could take more time if certain exhibits were very interesting to you, but we found a guided... More