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Mission and Vision Statement

Vision Statement: The vision of the Lake of the Woods Museum is to contribute to a stronger community by inspiring a passion for our history, our diversity, and pride in our heritage.

Mission Statement: The Lake of the Woods Museum will achieve our vision by-

Being a historical centre of excellence;
Being well managed and financially sustainable;
Building partnerships and relationships;
Protecting our heritage and our collection of artifacts;
Representing our cultural diversity.

Do Not Miss

Our Town Talks
Presentations by Braden Murray
March 23 @ 2pm
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A Community Conversation
About the Bridge Art Pieces
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April 6, 2019
Tickets available at the Museum
Cash or Cheque only
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A Juried Exhibition at the new
Art Centre
Find out how to submit your work here

In Our Temporary Exhibit Gallery

An Exhibit of Large Scale
Rat Portage/Kenora
Town Images
January 17 - March 30, 2019
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Kenora is the smallest town to ever win the Stanley Cup. A photograph of the winning team and a hockey stick used in the game are displayed to commemorate those players who, at the time, were described as that speedy bunch of scintillating puck chasers.