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Delighted

I was so excited to discover Theodore the Tugboat in Halifax!! it was such a great little surprise... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
Nikki B
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Ontario, Canada
Cute

My husband and I got to see Theodore travelling around the the harbour. It was neat to see... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Elisa W
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1751 Lower Water St | Murphy's Cable Wharf, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1S5, Canada
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

I was so excited to discover Theodore the Tugboat in Halifax!! it was such a great little surprise, I loved the show when I was a child. Placed in a touristy area, but I was still able to snap a few photos!

Thank Nikki B
Sarah G, Public Relations Manager at Theodore Tugboat, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Hi Nikki B, Glad that you were able to catch a glimpse of Theodore while in the Halifax Harbour. He's quite photogenic- isn't he?

Reviewed 5 September 2017

We just saw Theodore parked at the harbor, but it was really cute. It is worth a visit for children or those young at heart.

1  Thank CKT808
Sarah G, Public Relations Manager at Theodore Tugboat, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks!

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I took our five year old granddaughter on the tug boat ride. The price was $66 CAD, which I thought was too high but who is going to say no to their grand child? The front of the boat is decorated like...More

2  Thank Don B
Sarah G, Public Relations Manager at Theodore Tugboat, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Don B, We're so disappointed that you and your family did not enjoy your experience on Theodore. We'll take your feedback and share with the team but do hope that you give the tour another try sometime soon.

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I got to see Theodore travelling around the the harbour. It was neat to see something I've seen on tv before.

Thank Elisa W
Sarah G, Public Relations Manager at Theodore Tugboat, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Theodore really is an adorable little Tugboat- isn't he?

Reviewed 2 June 2017

Great photo ops along the mooring. If your child watches the TV show, you'll want to visit this attraction.

Thank Wanderingwindsorite
Sarah G, Public Relations Manager at Theodore Tugboat, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2017

Hi Wanderingwindsorite, We're glad you enjoyed Theodore! Thanks for visiting and we hope you come back again soon! Jessica

Reviewed 23 March 2017

Who doesn't want to take a ride on Theordore Tugboat? My son absolutely loved this and we did too. I can't wait to take my daughter.

Thank LittlEinstein
Sarah G, Public Relations Manager at Theodore Tugboat, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We completely agree! Can't wait to host you again!

Reviewed 15 September 2016

We travelled with a 4-year old and two older teenagers. Everyone loved the experience. It only lasts 30-min so no time to get bored. You get to see many of the harbour sites and even sit in the Captain's chair.

1  Thank 11Claude
Sarah G, Public Relations Manager at Theodore Tugboat, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for this 11Claude! We're so glad that you enjoyed the experience and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 10 August 2016

This excellent tour of the harbour is perfect for families. The boat is cute and the length of the tour is perfect for small children. The kids can sit in the captain's chair and the tour guide is very knowledgeable.

Thank jillmw2015
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Family orientated. The speaker on the water ride was very informative of the harbour surroundings . We all enjoyed the 1/2 hour tour.

Thank IslandPrairieGirl
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

We were excited to take our three year old on the boat and used it for bribery the rest of our trip-haha! Our son is three and the boat was so boring for his age-there was no singing or fun-there were facts about the different...More

3  Thank candie321
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