Museums & Galleries
A historic Canadian military museum displaying artifacts in this heritage building. It showcases the history of various services, branches, corps, and regiments represented. Operated by the 1st Air Defense Regiment (Lanark and Renfrew Scottish).
Archival depository for the paper treasures of Lanark County. A volunteer, not-for-profit, charitable organization with incorporation in Ontario. Check out our website for business hours and location.
The Arnprior & District Museum is situated in the former Arnprior Post Office Customs House built in 1896. Based on a design by Thomas Fuller, who was the architect of the original Parliament Buildings,this building is now recognized as the town's symbol
The Bancroft Mineral Museum is owned and operated by the Bancroft Gem and Mineral Club. It features exceptional examples of minerals from within a 100km radius of Bancroft. Also featuring educational resources for schools and universities.
The museum houses a large collection of local artifacts, photographs and archival materials relevant to the communities and inhabitants of Carleton Place and Beckwith Township. The Museum has attractive exhibits for all ages.
The Champlain Trail Museum and Pioneer Village preserves and presents the history of the Upper Ottawa Valley. This dynamic museum, with a collection of over 15,000 artifacts is truly a must see!
Our museum focuses on lumbering, mining, farming, and homesteading in our catchment area which is from Kaladar in the South to Denbigh in the North, and from Harlowe in the East to Flinton in the West. Take a step back in time with us!
Built to protect the government from nuclear attack, this once-secret bunker is now a museum and National Historic Site of Canada. In addition to preserving and promoting Canada's Cold War history, we offer a variety of visitor programs and services.
Come see me at work and enjoy my studio and gallery which can be found in the rustic setting of my barn. I create drawings and oil paintings depicting beautiful landscapes. All are Welcome!
In 1860-61 Joshua Bates built his home along the Rideau Canal with his two mills. Heritage House Museum is a restored classically styled Victorian home depicting the life style of an upper middle class family living in Smiths Falls around 1867 to 1875.
We feature the on-going history of the Lanark Highlands, Drummond Township and other historically linked communities. We offer changing exhibits, special events, genealogical & historical research resources, books for sale & much more
The McDougall Mill Museum holds three packed floors of artifacts, many from Renfrew’s early industrial days as well as wedding dresses, military uniforms, sports memorabilia, a kitchen, tools, appliances, milking equipment, bottles, dishes, and much more.
Step into the past and explore pioneer history at our informative country museum set in an 1861 stone schoolhouse. The museum also houses an extensive genealogical collection. Open Victoria weekend to Thanksgiving F,S,S, and holiday M 1-4pm.
Minden Hills Cultural Centre is a 4 acre area downtown Minden that houses an art gallery, a museum, an environment centre, as well as the public library. The grounds also offer a boardwalk through a beautiful natural wetland.
Step back into the late 1800s, exploring the Minden Hills Museum’s historic pioneer village. There are seven historic buildings on site, including the oldest log home in Haliburton County. This all comes to life in programs and events about the pioneers
Museum and literary centre dedicated to author R.D. Lawrence which is housed in a sustainable straw bale building. We feature a Writer In-Residence program, children's programs, exhibits change during the year and we can custom build programs for tours.
Renfrew Ontario is where the NHA later to be named the NHL began. Ambrose O'Brien financed by his father M.J. O'Brien, started the NHA in 1909 and a Montreal hockey team very soon after to be named the Montreal Canadians.
As of 2012, there are 33 Heritage Murals in Pembroke's Outdoor Art Gallery. Mural Tour inside City's All Season Guide book or download a free Audio Mural Tour at www.downtownpembroke.ca Open 365 days a year and free for everyone to enjoy.
A public art gallery offering year round contemporary exhibitions, events, family programming and a gallery shop showcasing local artists. Proud host of the Haliburton Art and Craft Festival (4th weekend in July EVERY year)
Housed in the station built by Canadian Northern in 1912, the museum displays many interesting railway artifacts covering more than a century of history. We encourage you to explore our site featuring a variety of rolling stock.
The Rideau Canal Visitor Centre is the flagship interpretation centre for the historic Rideau Canal system - a National Historic Site of Canada, a designated Canadian Heritage River, and a UNESCO World Heritage destination.
Deer antlers, Moose antlers, local wood - all found in the woodlands of Ontario, Canada - these are the organic materials I use in my art. I have developed an intuitive approach to carving, letting the natural features of each medium guide my hands.
The School House Museum is owned and operated by the Rolph, Buchanan, Wylie & McKay Historical Society. It contains a unique collections of artifacts and photographs -some dating back to the 1800's - illustrating the history of the Upper Ottawa Valley.
THE CANADIAN CLOCK MUSEUM opened in May 2000 as Canada's ONLY clock museum. Its collections focus on Canadian-made clocks from the early 1800s to the present time. Guided tours of the exhibits are included in the admission fees. Many related artifacts.
A non-profit, incorporated charitable organization, the Naismith Foundation was established in 1989 to erect and operate a suitable memorial to honour the founder of basketball at his birthplace Almonte, Ontario.
Mississippi Valley Conservation (MVC) is a local, watershed management agency delivering services and programs to help protect and manage water and other natural resources in the Mississippi River watershed.
Welcome to the Township of Algonquin Highlands, within the beautiful Haliburton Highlands. Hike, atv, snowmobile countless trails, paddle the Haliburton Highlands Water Trails, climb the Dorset Lookout Tower, ski the Frost or just relax in Cottage Country
The Tweed Heritage Centre, a one-stop introduction to the Tweed area, features an Information Bureau, Local Arts & Crafts room, Art Gallery, Museum, Reference Room and Archives, and a Genealogical Centre. Discover our extensive, comprehensive collections.
Waba Cottage is a faithful reconstrustion of the house built in 1835 by Archibald 13th Laird of McNab (c. 1781-1860). A colourful and controversial character,In addition to the historical buildings and artifacts there are 11 themed gardens created in 2000
Botanical Garden & Art Studio - Heirloom Seeds - Dry and fresh herbs - Garden Sculpture & containers - Paintings - Papier-mache sculpture - Garden related workshops and tours - Art related workshops and classes
The Worlds’ most extensive collection of Maple related artifacts. National Hisotric Plaque commemorating Maple Products as a Culturally Significant Heritage Event in Canada. Open daily 9-3 all year. Admission by donation.