Upcoming Closures:

  • November 11

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


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


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.


Volunteers are the building blocks of our Museum. All our activities and programs depend on the assistance of dedicated volunteers.

Useful Links

Benchmarks : A History of Eastnor Township and Lion’s Head  (Our Roots) 
The Bruce Beckons : the story of Lake Huron’s great peninsula (Internet Archive) 
Bruce Township Tales and Trails : from early days to 1983  (Our Roots) 
Canadian Industry in 1871 (Internet Archive) 
Enrichment Status of Rosalind Lake, Brant Township, Bruce County (Internet Archive) 
Environmental Assessment of the Teeswater River at the Village of Teeswater, Bruce County (Internet Archive) 
Environmental Assessment of Mill Creek in the vicinity of the Port Elgin landfill site, Bruce County (Internet Archive) 
Experiences of a Backwoods Preacher  (Internet Archive) 
Glammis Then and Now / Compiled and published by Glamis Historical Researchers 
A History of Bruce Beach 
The History of the County of Bruce and of the Minor Municipalities therein, Province of Ontario, Canada / Norman Robertson, 1906 (University of Calgary) 
The history of the Saugeen Indians (Internet Archive) 
Incidents of Pioneer Days at Guelph and the County of Bruce  (Our Roots) 
The Inverhuron Site (Internet Archive) 
The investigation of the impact of drainage activities on Judges Creek and Little Lake : Bruce County, Township of Eastnor (Internet Archive) 
Local Histories of Ontario Municipalities, 1951-1977 : a bibliography with representative trans-Canada locations of copies(Our Roots) 
Oliphant and its Islands, Lake Huron: historical and descriptive sketches (Internet Archive, Open Library) 
The Queen’s Bush : a tale of the early days of Bruce County (Internet Archive) 
Recovery of buried industrial wastes and aquifer rehabilitation and monitoring at Oliphant, Bruce County, Volume 1 (Internet Archive) 
Report on a water pollution survey of the township of Bruce, County of Bruce (Internet Archive) 
Report on the evaluation of ground and surface water quality along the Bruce County shoreline (Internet Archive) 
A report on the status of Rosalind and Marl Lakes, Brant Township, Bruce County (Internet Archive) 
Shipwrecks of the Saugeen, 1828-1938; a history of marine disasters of Bruce County, Clark Point, Tobermory, Owen Sound (Internet Archive) 
Souvenir History of Bruce Beach 
The Sweetwater Explorer : paddling in Grey and Bruce Counties (Internet Archive) 
Various reports, including Water Pollution Survey Reports  (Internet Archive) 

Canadian Echo, Wiarton, August 1914 – 1919 (BCM&CC Online Collections) 
Lucknow Sentinel (Huron County Museum) 
Mildmay Gazette, 1893-1894 (Huron County Museum) 
Mildmay Gazette, 1895-1929  (Canadiana Online) 
Paisley Advocate, 1867, August 1914 – 1918 (BCM&CC Online Collections) 
Port ElginTimes, August 1914 – 1918  (BCM&CC Online Collections) 
Walkerton Telescope, August 1914 – 1918 (BCM&CC Online Collections)