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Alexander Henry Doors Open Thunder Bay

Alexander Henry

This former Canadian Coast Guard ship was built by the Port Arthur Shipbuilding Co. Ltd. between 1957 and 1958. The Henry, a light icebreaker, served on the Great Lakes from 1959 to 1984 – tending buoys, supplying lighthouses, etc. The Henry returned home to Thunder Bay on June 27, 2017 under the care of the Lakehead Transportation Museum Society.

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  • Kid-friendly
  • Parking
  • Partial wheelchair access
  • Self-guided tours available

Contact info

Cruise Ship Dock at Pool 6, south of Marina Park
Thunder Bay, Ontario


Year built: 1958
Building type: Transportation

Dates/hours open

Saturday September 8, 2018
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Alexander Henry Cruise Ship Dock at Pool 6, south of Marina Park