image open today
  • Due to the Provincial Emergency Brake the Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre will be closed to the public as of April 3, 2021.
    Stay connected on Facebook, Instagram & Twitter for further updates and to stay connected with our virtual programs and services.

Museum

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Archives & Research Room

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

General Admission

Individual $8.00 + HST
Children (4-12) $4.00 + HST
Student $6.00 + HST
Senior $6.00 + HST
Archives $6.00 + HST
Children (3 & under) FREE

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.

Home Sweet Shanty

Home | Exhibits | Home Sweet Shanty
Take a tour with the Kennedy brothers as they made their way to Bruce County, and learn what life was like for early settlers.

Made from Bruce County logs and to original measurements, the shanty is a replica of the Kennedy brothers’ original shanty and represents the first step in Bruce County settlement. Learn what the earliest settlers of this area brought with them and how they discovered their new home.

Home Sweet Shanty

Share this:

Share on facebook
Share
Share on twitter
Tweet
Share on pinterest
Save

Related

MacKenzie Log Home Can you imagine living in a two2-bedroom home with nine children and two parents?  That is exactly what the McKenzie family
This hands-on model train exhibit tells the 100-year history of commercial and personal activities surrounding the railway in Bruce County, when the railway displaced