Pelee Island Heritage Centre, Pelee Island

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Islands are special microcosms. Places of fascinating surprises. Neighbourhoods of difference. Forever entertaining. Introducing 100 Gateways to Pelee a unique self-guided out-of-doors Audio tour of excellence. Authentic, museum researched. An unsurpassed introduction.

Established in 1988, our museum houses a superb collection of island treasures. Focusing on Pelee Island’s human and natural history, exhibits include our geology, early Paleo-Indian culture, crossing the ice, wine history, shipwrecks, and much more. Browse our bookstore for original publications. Open daily May to October. Located directly across from the ferry terminal on Pelee Island.
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  • Don't miss visiting this small museum! Lots of interesting displays. My husband enjoyed speaking at length with the knowledgeable staff member about island history 
    Don't miss visiting this small museum! Lots of interesting displays. My husband enjoyed speaking at length with the knowledgeable staff member about island history  more »
  • This is where you will get a sense of the history and geology of Pelee Island. You can read newspaper stories of teachers. skating across the lake either coming or going across the 40 mile distance... 
    This is where you will get a sense of the history and geology of Pelee Island. You can read newspaper stories of teachers. skating across the lake either coming or going across the 40 mile distance...  more »
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  • Not much of the souvenir collection. Good tourist info booth. Accessible, parking is on the side alley
  • One of the only things that was open on this island. The lady working there was very nice

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