Explore the Bruce Adventure Passport

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Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre
Southampton, ON
  • Riding the Rails - Be the Conductor
  • Bruce Remembers Gallery
  • Rise of Community Technology Lab
  • Riding the Rails
  • First Nations Cultural Demonstration Counter
  • The Last Frontier Woodworking Maker Space
  • HMS General Hunter - Shooting a Cannon
  • Speaking of Wildlife Show
  • Wine Tasting Event
  • Brews & Bites - Beer Tasting Event

Experience the long and proud history of Bruce County beginning in the newly updated Anishnaabwe Endaat gallery, through pioneer times to present day.  Journey through thousands of years of natural and human history; come face-to-face with a baby mammoth, meet the shopkeeper while exploring Bevan's General Store, or play in our technology lab.  Explore the rich marine history of Bruce County's lighthouses, shipwrecks and fishing industry; board the HMS General Hunter, an 1812 battleship replica, where an exciting virtual experience awaits as you shoot the cannon to defeat the enemy.  Step into the trenches of WWI and follow the life of a Bruce County soldier through the war.  Discover all this and more!

re: FASHION, January 18 - April 30.  Discover this stunning exploration of fashion, form and function.  Artefacts from the Collection of Wellington County Museum & Archives have been "refashioned" as fibre creations by 'Connection Fibre Artists'. Connections Fibre Artists is a Canadian collective of fibre artists formed in 1999; this 2019 exhibition celebrates their 20th year together.  This exhibit was created by Wellington County Museum & Archives.  Proudly presented by Sisters on Huron. 

The Museum offers adult and children's programming and special events, and is home to the Bruce County Archives & Research Room. One visit will have you buying a membership!  You can also use your membership for free admission at 4 additional Museums including: Grey Roots Museum & Archives, Waterloo Region Museum & Archives, Huron County Museum and Simcoe County Museum!

Explore these memorable programs and events this fall;

  • Winter Family Fun Days - December 21, 27 & 28, January 2-4
  • Museum Munchkins - January 15- February 19, Wednesdays
  • School's Out Movies - January 31, 2 p.m.
  • Maker Days - re:FASHION PA Day, January 31
  • Family Carinval Day - February 17, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Adventure Talks: Celebrations Around the World, February 12-April 8, every other Wednesday
  • March Break KidZone Discovery Day Camp
  • March Break Faily Fun Days
  • All this and more!

Visit brucemuseum.ca for a schedule of programs and events or call us toll free at 1-866-318-8889 to plan your visit today!  33 Victoria Street North, Southampton, ON in beautiful Saugeen Shores.


33 Victoria St., N.
Southampton, ON, N0H 2L0

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Accessible Washrooms
Admission Fee
Air Conditioning
Bike Racks
Child Friendly
Complimentary Wi-Fi
Credit Card
Credit Card Accepted
Debit Accepted
Gift Certificates
Handicap Washrooms
No Pets
No Smoking
Open Fall
Open Spring
Open Summer
Open Winter
Open Year Round
Party Room
Picnic Area
Rainy Day Activities
Seniors Discount

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