The Sinking of the SS Algoma

A Jerry Muskrat adventure as part of
the museum's new travelling exhibit

Thunder Bay's Medical History

A new exhibit in partnership with the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre

Legion Halls

Photographs by Tobi Asmoucha


Welcome to the Thunder Bay Museum

Located in a historic building, which once served as a Police Station and Court House, the Thunder Bay Museum offers visitors six galleries of local, regional and national heritage. Enjoy the permanent exhibits on the main floor, depicting the early years of Thunder Bay and Northwestern Ontario.  Traveling and local exhibits that change frequently are featured on the second floor.  The Antechamber Gallery, featuring works by local artists and craftspeople; as well as a gentlemen’s games room, music gallery, and military exhibit can be found on the third floor.

The Thunder Bay Museum is Your Place in History