We are preparing to welcome visitors back with a gradual reopening.  On August 10, 2020 members are welcome to reserve a time to explore again.  Then on August 24, 2020 the general public may also reserve to explore Bruce County history once again. 

Museum
Beginning on August 10, 2020

Monday 10 am - 12 pm & 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Tuesday 10 am - 12 pm & 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Wednesday 10 am - 12 pm & 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Thursday 10 am - 12 pm & 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Friday 10 am - 12 pm & 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Saturday 10 am - 12 pm & 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Sunday Closed

Archives & Research Room
Beginning on August 10, 2020

Monday Closed
Tuesday 10 am - 12 pm & 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Wednesday 10 am - 12 pm & 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Thursday 10 am - 12 pm & 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Friday 10 am - 12 pm & 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

General Admission

Individual $8.00 + HST
Children $4.00 + HST
Student $6.00 + HST
Senior $6.00 + HST
Archives $6.00 + HST

Membership & Passes

Enjoy the many benefits of Membership. Not only will you receive FREE admission for a whole year, but so much more!

Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre​

33 Victoria Street North (in the town of Saugeen Shores)
Southampton, ON Canada N0H 2L0
Toll Free: 1-866-318-8889 | Phone: 519-797-2080 | Fax 519-797-2191

Get Involved

Donations

Our success is made possible, in part, by the support we receive through our strong relationships with you, our donors. Your generosity ensures that we will continue to inspire, educate and remain the premier destination of choice for exploring our history.

Volunteer

Volunteers are the building blocks of our Museum. All our activities and programs depend on the assistance of dedicated volunteers.

Welcome Back, We've Missed you!

Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre is inviting the public to share their experiences during this pandemic.

Sponsorship

Help us chronicle local history by sharing your experiences during the pandemic. What about this time do you want to share with future generations?        

Celebrating 65 Years

This summer we’re celebrating 65 years of exploring the history of Bruce County, natural heritage, arts and culture!  Join us as we journey through the County with fun activity pages posted here weekly beginning on July 1, with a new page added each Tuesday through to the end of August.

Have a Seat!

Honour a love one with a unique gift or treat yourself while supporting the Museum with a seat dedication.  For a $150 donation, receive an inscribed plaque in Museum’s Theatre. Only 10 seats left!         

EXPLORE MORE

August 10, 2020
  – September 7, 2020
Through a series of six activity pods, adventures will activate their ‘time machine’ using movement and their imagination and be transported throughout Bruce County’s
July 29, 2020
  – September 2, 2020
Join us each week for virtual programs with Speaking of Wildlife.  Each Wednesday at 2 pm, Speaking of Wildlife will be live on the
July 14, 2020
  – September 3, 2020
Tired of finding new activities for the kids? Look no further we have you covered with Camp-in-a-Box! Travel through the Museums exhibits from the

EXHIBITS

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August 10, 2020
  – December 30, 2020
Marion R. Anderson Originally from Kent County, Marion R. Anderson now makes her home and studio in New Dundee. She studied Visual Arts at
The Anishnaabwe Gallery showcases Anishnaabwe culture in a broader environmental and cultural context, specifically the impacts that changing climate and landscape have had on

Artefacts

Browse a small portion of the Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre’s Collection of Artefacts. Get a taste of the more then 20,000 items that help us tell the story of Bruce County.

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History of The Museum

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Facility Rentals

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Anaphylaxis (Nut Aware) Policy

Bruce County has development and approved a ‘nut-aware’ policy in order to comply with the Policy on Ableism and Discrimination which recognizes Anaphylaxis as a …

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Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre Reopening

The Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre is preparing to welcome visitors back with a gradual reopening, starting on August 10, 2020 as they open to members.  Then on August 24, 2020 they will open to the general public.  Bruce County continues to put …

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KIDZONE DISCOVERY DAY CAMP NOTICE

At the BCM&CC we strive to deliver fun, interesting and educational experiences for children.  We pride ourselves on the quality camp experience we offer in …

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Community Events at the Museum

Host your next event at the Museum. We offer a unique space for making your next meeting, family celebration, or presentation a truly memorable event.  …

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VISIT THE MUSEUM

Location

Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre

33 Victoria Street North (in the town of Saugeen Shores) Southampton, ON Canada N0H 2L0 Toll Free: 1-866-318-8889 Phone: 519-797-2080 Fax 519-797-2191

Hours

Museum

Monday10:00 am – 12:00 pm & 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Tuesday10:00 am – 12:00 pm & 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Wednesday10:00 am – 12:00 pm & 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Thursday10:00 am – 12:00 pm & 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Friday10:00 am – 12:00 pm & 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Saturday10:00 am – 12:00 pm & 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
SundayClosed

Admission

Individual$8.00 + HST
Children$4.00 + HST
Student$6.00 + HST
Senior$6.00 + HST
Archives$6.00 + HST

Learn more about Membership: