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Get a glimpse of the past through one of the great museums or historical parks in the Barrie area. Take some time to learn about and experience the rich history that this area has to offer in a fun and interactive manner the whole family can enjoy!

27 Ram St.
Borden, Ontario L0M 1C0  
Tel: (705) 423-3531

Base Borden Military Museum

The Base Borden Military Museum is one of Canada's largest Military Museum which holds a significant collection of WWI, WWII and post-war armoured vehicles, trucks, and aircrafts. The Museum tells the story of Camp Borden and the Various Schools, Corps and Branches that have their heritage vested at Base Borden.

Features include 9 military museums concentrated in one central area, armoured fighting vehicles and artillery pieces dating from WWI to post-WWII aircraft, weapons, equipment, uniforms, and various artifacts.

Open daily except Mondays and the day after holiday weekends. Hours are Tuesday to Friday, from 9 am to 3 pm (closed for lunch 12-1) and Saturday and Sunday from 1 pm to 4 pm. Admission is Free; Guided Tours cost $2.00 per person.