Friday Art Days

Join us every Friday to make some art!    Each friday from 11am to 3pm we will have a drop in art activity for kids and adults alike.  These activities will be included in the cost of your admission, to save over the season, get a family membership and come to all our...

Toy Sailboat Race

Come Race Toy Sailboats!    Kick off the start of summer with a classic Muskoka Sailboat Race.   We are inviting children of all ages to come visit the Museum and compete in a toy sailboat race in the Museum Garden. Bring your own toy sailboat, no motorized or remote...

Opening Day 2022

The Museum is opening May 20, 2022. Welcome back — hope your winter was enjoyable! We are still following certain measures to ensure your safety. All staff will be wearing masks and we ask that visitors be respectful. We will also have continued safety measures...

Summer Positions

Work at the Muskoka Lakes Museum for Summer 2022  The Museum is open from Victoria Day Weekend through to Thanksgiving weekend. We are looking for summer students available to help us out from mid-late June through to the end of August. The Museum is open Wednesday...

Volunteer At The Museum

Help us have a great summer in 2022 If you would like to help out with the museum this summer, we would love to have you! We can accomodate all kinds of skills, time tables and personal goals to let you explore behind the scenes and help out your community. We are...


100 Joseph Street, Port Carling
In James Bartleman Island Park, between the locks


July & August:
Wed. to Sat. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sun. 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Spring & Fall:
Wed. to Sat. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sun. 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Open Victoria Day to Thanksgiving; Closed Mondays and Tuesdays; Closed most holidays



100 Joseph Street
Box 432 
Port Carling ONP0B 1J0