The Museum at Port Carling, Ontario Canada
Do you know what is the average amount of snow that we get in Muskoka each winter? Do you know what the record is for the most amount of snow in Muskoka in one winter? Do you know when that record of amount of snow fell? Come over to the museum this season to find […]
In 2017 we expanded the First Nations display in our 1st gallery, featuring the original Anishinaabe presence in the region, as well as highlighting the First Nations history since European contact. The Gallery now features a model of a wigwam, 2 birch bark canoes, furs & hides, quill work, authentic First Nations leather jacket & moccasins, […]
The success of this year’s ArtiFact or Fiction Gala is due in part to the generosity of several sponsors and business partners. We are very grateful to the following for their support: Co-Sponsors ScotiaBank Guy Burry and Liz Lundell Port Carling Home Hardware RBC Global Asset Management Tom & Elizabeth Diamond Corporate Table Sponsors […]
The Museum is now closed for the 2018 season, (though could still accommodate groups on request until the end of October).
We open for the 2019 season on Saturday, May 18th — Victoria Day wkd. Updates on the 2019 season’s events and activities will be posted on the website as dates are confirmed.
The Museum’s annual Thanksgiving Open House takes place this Saturday, Oct. 6th, from 10:00 to 4:00, and on Sunday, from noon to 4pm.
Come in and enjoy complimentary pumpkin muffins, hot mulled cider and other refreshments while watching live pioneer demonstrations, including spinning, butter-making and apple-pressing.
We will also do some corn-husk doll making with the kids.
The Thanksgiving weekend is also the last chance to take advantage of our end-of-season Gift Shop SALE. All items are from 10% to 50% off — great for some early Christmas shopping!