Collingwood Museum

Self-Guided Tours • Available By Appointment 

 Appointments are 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:

  • Masks 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

Admission to the Collingwood Museum is by donation with a suggested $4 donation per person. Museum staff are available to receive bookings at 705-445-4811 Ext. 7211.

Gift a Gift, Get a Gift!

Are you looking for a historic gift this holiday season?

The Collingwood Museum invites you to give the gift of a personalized museum membership and receive a 25% off coupon to the museum’s gift shop for yourself! 

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Gift Shop

Our annual holiday sale is on now! Recieve 10% off most gift shop items until December 24. 

We are pleased to offer appointment-based shopping and curbside pick-up services. Curbside orders are processed by telephone and are subject to staff availability. Please note, prepayment is required, and same-day pick-up may not be possible.

Call 705-445-4811 Ext. 7211 to book an appointment or arrange curbside pick-up. 

Stories from Another Day - A Collingwood Museum Podcast 

Stories from Another Day travels through Collingwood's past to find the people, events and stories that made this town into the jewel it is today. Join the Collingwood Museum and host Ken Maher to explore over 160 years of tragedies and triumphs, disasters, and determination.  

Starting May 4, 2021, there will be a new episode every second Tuesday. 

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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.  


The Collingwood Museum Summer Activity Kits Sold OutChildren's Activity Kits 

Bring home the fun of Collingwood Museum Children's programs with take home activity kits. Designed for children ages 6-12, the heritage inspired kits include craft materials, activity pages, opportunities for outdoor exploration, and a surprise from the Museum gift shop. Quantities are limited and kits are on a first-come-first-serve basis.