Collingwood Museum

Self-guided tours, available by appointment! 

Groups will be limited to 10 individuals and only one group will be permitted to book for a single tour time. Appointments will be available on the hour, between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, lasting 45 minutes in duration.

For the safety of visitors and staff, please note the following changes:

  • All tours must be booked in advance
  • A mask must be worn at all times within the building
  • Visitors must follow a defined pathway through the exhibit gallery
  • All high-touch exhibits that cannot be easily sanitized between tours have been removed
  • Public washrooms will not be available, so please plan accordingly

Admission to the Collingwood Museum is by donation, with a suggested $3 donation per person.

Museum staff will be available to receive bookings at 705-445-4811 Ext 7211.


Collection and Research 

The museum houses an archival collection that is accessed by researchers from around the world. Photographs of Great Lakes vessels, Collingwood’s historic homes, downtown, and early industries are amongst the most popular items. 


Contact museum staff to learn about more research services and photograph reproductions.  



10% off Gift Shop items • December 1 - 24 

Please note, the Museum Gift Shop is available by appointment or through curbside pick-up. Call 705-445-4811 Ext 7211 to book your time! 

*some exceptions may apply


Children's Programming

The Collingwood Museum offers fun and educational programming for children. For information on our PA Day, March Break, and Summer Programming please email

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The Collingwood Museum is creating free take-home craft kits inspired by one of our most popular children's programs! The kits will be available for the upcoming November 20 PA Day and will add history and creativity to your movie night. Kits will include most of the supplies needed to create a boxcar drive-in experience. Click here for a listing of kit materials. 

Kits must be pre-ordered and are available on a first-come-first-serve basis. Call 705-445-4811 Ext 7211 to order and book an appointment for pick-up. 

Don't need a full kit but still want to participate? Help yourself to the free resources below!