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Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre
Southampton, ON, Canada

The Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre features an extensive history of Bruce County and all it entails. Discover local marine heritage, Bevan’s General Store and family-friendly feature exhibits. There is no end to what you will see, do and learn at the Museum. 

The Museum offers adult and children's programming, special events, and is home to the Bruce County Archives & Research Room. One visit will have you buying a membership, and don’t forget you can also use your membership for free admission at Grey Roots Museum & Archives, Waterloo Region Museum & Archives, Huron County Museum and Simcoe County Museum!

“Chagall for Children” - May 20 – September 5

Through various forms of creation, children are encouraged to unleash their inner artist! Weave tapestries, create mosaics, and use touch screens to digitally ulter masterpieces, all while gaining a better appreciation of artistic expression. This exhibit features reproductions of masterpieces produced by Russian-born French painter Marc Chagall.

Proudly presented by Ontario Power Generation and 101.7 the One.

Other Exhibits:

My Bruce County - May 20 - September 5

Come and view creative pieces of two dimensional art in a variety of mediums produced by youth across Bruce County in grades six through eight. All pieces reflect the vision of what the county they call home means to them.

This is a juried art show in partnership with the Southampton Art School.

Rise of Community

This exhibit reveals stories of community and technological growth within Bruce County that follow the emergence of specialists, home conveniences, service clubs, telecommunications and power providers during the 20th century. Explore, learn, and create past, present, and future inventions at our Technology Lab.

Proudly presented by 98 the Beach

Also This Summer

  • Get up close & personal with Reptiles Alive
  • Sign up for KidZone Discovery Day Camp
  • Join us for hands on activities in the First Peoples Gallery
  • Experience history with our costumed interpreters

Visit brucemuseum.ca 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
519-797-2080
1-866-318-8889
519-797-2191

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Monday
Closed
Tuesday
10:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday
10:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday
10:00am - 5:00pm
Friday
10:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday
10:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday
Closed

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