CLOSED on Friday, February 28 due to inclement weather

Upcoming Closures:

  • April 10,2020
  • April 12, 2020
  • April 13, 2020


Monday Closed
Tuesday 10 am - 5 pm
Wednesday 10 am - 5 pm
Thursday 10 am - 5 pm
Friday Closed due to weather
Saturday 10 am - 5 pm
Sunday Closed

Archives & Research Room

Monday Closed
Tuesday 10 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday 10 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday 10 am - 4:30 pm
Friday Closed due to weather
Saturday 10 am - 12 pm / 1 pm - 4:30 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

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Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre​

33 Victoria Street North (in the town of Saugeen Shores)
Southampton, ON Canada N0H 2L0
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Register of Vessels 

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This partial “Register of Vessels employed in the coasting trade of the Dominion of Canada, which departed from the Port of Kincardine,” is a register of Steam Canada vessels, screw steamers, paddle vessels, propeller vessels, and/or other vessels which departed from the Port of Kincardine from August 1876 to November 1883. The register records the number, date of departure, rig and name of vessel, master’s name, destination, under what flag, with cargo or in ballast, and under coating license (tons, crew).  
Ship names listed in the register include, but are not limited to: Alliance, Asia, Caledonia, Cartin, City of Owen Sound, Erie Bell, Etty Woodward, Gladstone, Manitoba, Nemesis, Niagara, Quebec, Ontario, Otonobee, Prince Edward, Regina, Sarah Jane, Sovereign,  Tecumseh, and Vanderbilt 

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February 28, 2020
OSSTF Stike Day 2:00 pm – “Monsters University” About the Movie: A look at the relationship between Mike Wazowski (Billy Crystal) and James P.
January 18, 2020
  – April 30, 2020
Discover this stunning exploration of fashion, form, and function.  Artefacts from the Collection of Wellington County Museum & Archives have been “refashioned” as fibre