Health Canada has classified the COVID-19 virus as HIGH risk to Canadians, we’re taking extra precautions to protect all clients, staff and the public. ALL County Office Buildings are closed to the public until further notice.

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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
Toll Free: 1-866-318-8889 | Phone: 519-797-2080 | Fax 519-797-2191

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Home Sweet Shanty

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Travel 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

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