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Alexander Henryin-person Doors Open Thunder Bay


  • In-person
  • Kid-friendly
  • Parking
  • Partial wheelchair access
  • Washrooms
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.

Contact info

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



Year built: 1958
Building type:Transportation

Dates/hours open

Sep 08, 10:00am - Sep 08, 04:00pm

Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.