MUSEUMS, GALLERIES & HISTORICAL SITES IN CENTRAL ONTARIO

Whether you want to explore the world's largest collection of canoes or learn about Anne of Green Gables or want to see a 200 yr old shipwreck, or want to see the Group of Seven’s outdoor art gallery, Barrie, Muskoka, Peterborough, Haliburton and Collingwood, and the rest of Central Ontario are where you want to be. Interested in times gone by? Visit a settler’s village for a taste of historical life. Whether you are into history or art, you'll find a place to feed your passion in Central Ontario.

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Bethune Memorial House

235 John Street North , Gravenhurst, Ontario
Central Ontario

 705-687-4261  www.pc.gc.ca/bethune

Birthplace of international hero, Dr. Norman Bethune, who was a medical pioneer, advocate for Canada’s universal health care & revered Chinese cultural icon. The Victorian-era home & Visitor Ctr describe his impact on the bond between Canada & China even until today.

Lang Pioneer Village Museum

104 Lang Rd , Keene, Ontario
Central Ontario

 705-295-6694  www.langpioneervillage.ca

Step back 200 years in time! Lang Pioneer Village Museum is an outdoor museum featuring over 25 restored and recreated buildings. Costumed interpreters demonstrate the life and trades of a 19th-century settler in Peterborough County. Please visit our website for our 2016 event schedule.

MacLaren Art Centre

37 Mulcaster St. , Barrie, Ontario
Central Ontario

 705-721-9696  www.maclarenart.com

The MacLaren Art Centre is the regional public art gallery serving the residents of Barrie, the County of Simcoe and the surrounding area. Join us all year long to enjoy contemporary art exhibitions, education activities, special events, the Gallery Café and handmade gifts from the Gallery Shop.

Muskoka Heritage Place - Museum, Village, Train

88 Brunel Road , Huntsville, Ontario
Central Ontario

 705-789-7576  www.muskokaheritageplace.org

A fun day for all ages! Visit the 1880's pioneer village with realistic dwellings & demonstrations. Enjoy the farm animals, beautiful gardens, costumed storytellers, hands-on activities & stimulating museum exhibits. Top it all off with a scenic ride aboard an authentic steam train!

Muskoka Steamships & Discovery Centre

185 Cherokee Lane , Gravenhurst, Ontario
Central Ontario

 1-866-687-6667  www.realmuskoka.com

Steam Muskoka’s lakes aboard RMS Segwun or Wenonah II. Pirates, Space Heroes and Ice Princesses sail with families on weekends. Visit the largest collection of in-water wooden classic boats; watch movies in the Steamship Theatre or explore KidZone.

OFAH Mario Cortellucci Hunting and Fishing Heritage Centre

4601 Guthrie Dr. , Peterborough, Ontario
Central Ontario

 705-748-6324 ext 100  www.hfhc.ca

Take a self-guided tour through interactive wildlife exhibits, cast a line at the catch-and-release Fish Pond, watch the fish feeding daily in the Shimano Aquarium, take in a nature documentary and practice your aim on the Archery & Airgun Ranges.

Rails End Gallery & Arts Centre & Events

23 York St , Haliburton, Ontario
Central Ontario

 7054572330  Rails End Gallery & Arts Centre

Contemporary art by regional & local artists in Haliburton's historic rail station. Readings, performance, workshops, as well as the Haliburton Art & Craft Festival July 21-23, 2017, a signature event for the County. Rails End Boutique had one of a kind items for home, cottage and gift-giving.

1-888-579-7739
1024 Maple Ave. at corner of River St. , Bala, Ontario
Central Ontario

Costumes, photo ops, free freckles, gift shop.

705-738-6163
85 Dunn Street , Bobcaygeon, Ontario
Central Ontario

23 historic homes & over 1000 artifacts.

613-756-3713
2887 Dafoe Rd. , Combermere, Ontario
Central Ontario

Authentic artifacts tell story of pioneer life. Proceeds support the poor.

705 325 7205
22 B Peter Street South , Orillia, Ontario
Central Ontario

The streets close to traffic. 20+Venues. 100+Artists. One magical evening.

705-325-7205
22b Peter St S. , Orillia, Ontario
Central Ontario

Orillia150 special Art Exhibits: Jun 24, July 15 & 19, Aug 12.

705-684-8185
1634 Doe Lake Rd. , Gravenhurst, Ontario
Central Ontario

Contemporary sculptures in the woods. 2km walk.

705-286-3763
176 Bobcaygeon Rd. , Minden, Ontario
Central Ontario
855-221-2278
Km 20, Hwy 60 , Algonquin Provincial Park, Ontario
Central Ontario
705-743-9179
250 Crescent Street , Peterborough, Ontario
Central Ontario
705-423-3531
27 Ram st., CFB Borden , Borden , Ontario
Central Ontario
705-441-5109
879 Sixth Street , Collingwood, Ontario
Central Ontario
1-866-342-2663
910 Monaghan Road , Peterborough, Ontario
Central Ontario
905-885-08985
95 Mill Street South , Port Hope, Ontario
Central Ontario
905-623-2734
62 Temperance St. , Bowmanville, Ontario
Central Ontario
705-955-1930
1474 Woodrow Road , Coldwater, Ontario
Central Ontario
705-686-3031
1 Mill Street , Coldwater, Ontario
Central Ontario
705-445-4811
45 St. Paul St. , Collingwood, Ontario
Central Ontario
705 526-7838
93 Jury Dr. , Penetang , Ontario
Central Ontario

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