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Upcoming Closures:

  • November 11
  • December 24 at noon
  • December 25
  • December 26
  • December 31 at noon
  • January 1

 

Museum

Monday Closed
Tuesday 10 am - 12 pm & 1 pm - 4:30 pm
Wednesday 10 am - 12 pm & 1 pm - 4:30 pm
Thursday 10 am - 12 pm & 1 pm - 4:30 pm
Friday 10 am - 12 pm & 1 pm - 4:30 pm
Saturday 10 am - 12 pm & 1 pm - 4:30 pm
Sunday Closed

Archives & Research Room

Monday Closed
Tuesday 10 am - 12 pm & 1:30 pm - 4 pm
Wednesday 10 am - 12 pm & 1:30 pm - 4 pm
Thursday 10 am - 12 pm & 1:30 pm - 4 pm
Friday 10 am - 12 pm & 1:30 pm - 4 pm
Saturday 10 am - 12 pm & 1:30 pm - 4 pm
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.

2020 Sight Seeing by Marion R. Anderson

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

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Share Your Story. Preserve Our History.

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

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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.

EVENTS &

PROGRAMS

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December 22, 2020
  – December 30, 2020
Explore different activity stations, enjoy a daily movie at 2:00p.m., and try out our new scavenger hunt this winter break. We will also welcome
December 5, 2020
  – December 19, 2020
This year there will be no whispering in Santa’s ear, but you will still get to communicate all your wishes with the jolly ol’ soul from a
December 19, 2020
Enjoy an afternoon of holiday activities, games, treats and “visits” with Santa. Fun for the whole family!  As part of the Santa experience this year, we ask that

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

stories & 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:

Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre Expresses Their Appreciation

Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre is very grateful for the support they have received by the community through their “Have a Seat Campaign”, they …

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Celebrate the Holidays with Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre

As the holiday season quickly approaches in a year of uncertainty and change, one thing that has not changed is this spectacular time of year …

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The People of Bruce and Grey Highlighted at Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre this Fall

The Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre is delighted to be the next stop for Willy Waterton’s photography show “Salt of the Earth: People of …

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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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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

MondayClosed
Tuesday10 am – 12 pm &     1 pm – 4:30 pm
Wednesday10 am – 12 pm &     1 pm – 4:30 pm
Thursday10 am – 12 pm &     1 pm – 4:30 pm
Friday10 am – 12 pm &      1 pm – 4:30 pm
Saturday10 am – 12 pm &     1 pm – 4:30 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:

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 disability under the Humans Rights Code, R.S.O. 1990, c. H.19 (Code) and the Canadian Human Rights Act, R.S.C., 1985, c. H-6.

Visit brucecounty.on.ca for more details