What are the Museum's hours?
The Simcoe County Museum is open year round, seven days a week, excluding Good Friday, Easter Sunday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, and New Years Day. Hours may be extended for Special Events.
Museum Hours: Monday to Sunday 10am to 4:30pm
How much is admission?
Admission to the Museum is by donation. There is no set cost, however there is a suggested fee of $5.00 per person.
Please note on Event days there is a set fee.
Children (4-12 yrs of age) $5
Preschooler - Free
Is there parking, and how much is it?
Yes, we have lots of free parking for individuals and groups.
Do you have a family rate?
No, but we do have a Family Membership that can be used the day you buy it and is valid for one year.
Deluxe $ 80.00
All of the above include admission on regular days to Bruce County, Grey County, Huron County and Waterloo Region Museums.
What kind of Memberships do you have?
- Single: $40.00
- Senior/Youth: $30.00
- Family: $60.00
- Deluxe: $80.00
- Patrons: $120.00 (Not available online please call the Museum)
- Community Services: $30.00
Your memberships (excluding Community Services) entitles you to free admission to the Bruce County, Grey County, Huron County, Simcoe County, and Waterloo Region Museums on regular admission days.
Can I use my Simcoe County Museum Membership at any other Museum?
Yes, all our memberships allow you access to Bruce County, Grey County, Huron County, Simcoe County and Waterloo Region Museums on regular admission days.
What is your telephone/fax number/website/email etc?
Directions please? Where are you?
From Hwy 400, take Bayfield Street North six km to Highway 26 (signed Stayner). We are on the left at the second driveway (1151 Highway 26)
May we bring our dog?
Yes, if your dog is kept on a leash and taken to the outside grounds upon arrival. There is an exception for Service Dogs which are permitted inside.
Are you accessible for wheelchairs/strollers?
Yes, our main building is fully accessible. In addition, many of our heritage and display buildings are accessible. Please contact the Museum for full details.
Can we buy our lunch at the Museum?
Coffee/tea is available as well as a vending machine. You are also welcome to bring a picnic as we have indoor and outdoor eating areas. We do ask, however, that you bring snacks and lunches that are peanut and nut free. We are striving to reduce the risk for our visitors with severe peanut and nut allergies and would appreciate your co-operation in this matter. If you require further information our staff would be pleased to help.