Upcoming Closures:

  • November 11

The Museum will be changing to Winter hours on November 1.  We will be closed on Sundays & Mondays.

Museum

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

Archives & Research Room Tips for Visiting

Welcome back. We’ve missed you!

  • At this time, only two researchers will be permitted in the room at a time.
  • Researchers are required to make appointments with Archives staff in advance by emailing archives@brucecounty.on.ca or calling 226-909-2890.
  • As of September 1, researchers may book the following time slots from Monday to Saturday:  10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. or 1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. 
  • Researchers will be encouraged to discuss their research goals with staff by email or telephone prior to arrival, so that staff may retrieve some resources before the researcher’s arrival.
  • Researchers will use a designated locker to store bags and other items not needed for research.
  • Upon entering the Research Room, researchers will be directed to a work area.   
  • Plexi-glass barriers are placed at the work areas.   
  • Browsing in the Research Room will not be permitted at this time.  
  • Staff will retrieve all items required by researchers.  Items sitting in 24-hour quarantine will not be available to researchers.
  • Researchers will be required to wear a mask at all times while in the Research Room.
  • Researchers will have sanitized their hands upon entering the building, following Museum admission protocols.
  • The researcher table, computers, microfilm reader and locker will be cleaned after each individual researcher’s use
  • New researchers will be requested to complete a Researcher Registration form in person or through the Online Researcher Registration Form.
  • For returning registered researchers, Archives staff will record their name and date of visit, no longer requiring researchers to fill out the Daily Use form.
  • Staff will retrieve materials for researchers from both the Research Room and secure Archival Storage area.
  • Staff will photocopy materials on request, pursuant to the established fees. Materials will be passed through the opening in the plexi-glass barrier. 
  • Materials used by researchers will be quarantined for at least 24 hours before they become available to another researcher.