News & Notices

PROCLAMATION - Volunteer Appreciation Week - April 19 to 25
April 21, 2020
Corporate Service

Town of Collingwood Council proclaims April 19 to 25, 2020, as National Volunteer Week, and urge our fellow citizens and organizations to recognize the crucial role played by volunteers in our community.

NOTICE - Special Town Facility Hours for Family Day Long Weekend
February 11, 2020
Corporate Service

Please take notice of the Family Day long weekend schedule for municipal facilities like the Town Hall, Library, Pool, Museum, and Arenas.

Garry Reid
Local carver captures spirit of Collingwood businesses in Museum’s newest exhibit
February 4, 2020

Community members are invited to view Garry Reid’s handcrafted collection at the Collingwood Museum

NOTICE - Temporary Service Disruption at the Museum
December 3, 2019

Please take notice that the Collingwood Museum will be temporarily closed on Wednesday, December 4 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM for a staff meeting. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

NOTICE - Service Disruption at the Collingwood Museum
November 19, 2019

Please take notice that there will be a service disruption at the Collingwood Museum resulting in a partial gallery closure, starting Friday, November 22 at 1:00 PM and ending Thursday, November 28 at 1:00 PM. A portion of the core gallery space is being painted as part of the Museum's Phase 3 Gallery Redesign project. 

Museum - Blue Mountain Pottery
Museum to host Blue Mountain Pottery show-and-tell with local collector
November 13, 2019

On November 20, the Collingwood Museum invites you to an informal evening devoted to one of Collingwood’s internationally renowned businesses - Blue Mountain Pottery (BMP).

Local collector Jasmine MacLellan will be onsite from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM to answer questions about her personal collection which is presently on display at the Collingwood Museum. MacLellan’s collection features traditional pieces as well as some rarities, including a BMP Pet Shop window display. 

Remembrance Day
Lest We Forget
November 8, 2019

Remembrance Day - Monday, November 11, 2019

NOTICE - Temporary Service Disruption at the Museum
November 6, 2019

There will be a temporary service disruption at the Collingwood Museum on Wednesday, November 6. We are having a case dismantled in the main gallery and for this reason part of the gallery will be closed to the public during open hours (9:30 AM to 4:30 PM).

Temporary Service Disruption: Museum Phone line will be down November 4th
October 29, 2019
On Monday November 4th 2019, the museum’s phone lines may become temporarily unavailable due to phone system upgrades. Please email swarner...
Side Launch
What's Your Word? - Help Create A New Museum Exhibit
October 17, 2019

The Collingwood Museum invites you to participate in the creation of a new exhibit! Staff are looking for one word descriptors to help inform an exhibit about one of Collingwood’s most memorable events – the sideways launching of ships into Collingwood’s harbour.