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History Museums in Ontario

Brant Museum and Archives

Features the museum that reflects the cultural, social, commercial, and industrial heritage of Brantford and Brant County.

Bruce County Museum and Cultural Centre

Showcases artifacts and other historical resources of the area. Includes visitors' guide, descriptions of the exhibits, upcoming events and programs, facility rentals, location and directions.

Buxton National Historic Site and Museum

Museum reflects the underground railroad and early black settlement in Canada. With project updates.

Bytown Museum

Showcases project updates and events listing. With museum information.

Canadian Fire Fighters Museum

Collection includes fire apparatus representing hand drawn, horse drawn, and motorized periods of fire fighting in Canada.

Canadian Garden Museum

Showcases garden-related arts with interactive map that allows garden explorations of each province.

Dufferin County Museum and Archives

View current exhibitions, educational program information, and calendar of events.

Enoch Turner Schoolhouse

Learn about its restoration campaigns, tour information, operational hour details, and educational program particulars.

The Fort Frances Museum

Preserves and interprets history of the community and the Rainy River District. Includes visitor's guide, details of the collection, events, programs, newsletter, and the Friends volunteer group.

The Nepean Museum

Non-profit organization dedicated to collect, preserve, research, exhibit, and interpret the artworks in Nepean. Gives details of the collection, events, membership, hours and map. Located in Ottawa.

Old Stone Mill

Showcases the milling technology and the 1800's industrial heritage. With restoration project details.

Peterborough Centennial Museum and Archives

Learn about its educational programs, artifacts and exhibits. With visitor information.

The Petrolia Discovery

Highlights the historic oilfield with tour information and events listing.

Red Lake Regional Heritage Centre

Offers the opportunity to explore Red Lake's history and tour opportunities. Plus news updates and general information page.

Simcoe County Museum

Provides exhibits and galleries that interpret the area's history. Includes visitor's guide, collection details, educational programs booklet, membership, and support opportunities.

St. Catharines Museum at Lock 3

Learn about its exhibits and educational programs that reflect the culture and history of Niagara's African Canadian.


Portal of museums throughout Northern Ontario. With events updates and description of each museum.

Wilberforce Red Cross Outpost and Historic House Museum

View outpost's history, operational hours information, and events updates.

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