Directory of Community Programs and Services in Barrie Ontario

Record #: MID1689
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 30 Jun 2022


Office Phone 705-728-3721
Fax 705-728-9130
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Primary Contact Kelley Swift Jones, Museum Curator; Email:


Address & Map
1151 Highway 26
Springwater, ON
Canada L9X 0Z7
Mailing Address 1151 Highway 26 
Springwater, ON 
Canada L9X 0Z7
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Main Musuem building is fully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall


Description (Service) Gallery displays include:
  • Archeology and Native Displays
  • 19th Century Street of Shops
  • Living and Working Gallery
  • Gallery of Changing Exhibits
  • Natural Resources Gallery
  • A Variety of Open Air Exhibits
  • School Programmes
  • Sensory Garden 
  • A Gift Shop
Museum also has:
  • Heritage and Display Buildings Open for Public Viewing from May 1 to November 30
  • Community Meeting Rooms
  • Two Classrooms Available for Use
  • Picnic Area on Site
  • CN Railway Engine 1531, Tender and Caboose
  • Heritage Church for Weddings
  • Skate trail available in winter, contact for information on availability, open hours weather permitting.
Please call or view website for information about special events and day camps. Birthday celebrations for up to 10 guests and or group bookings can be booked through the education department.

Service Details

Hours Mon-Sun 10 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Simcoe County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Drop in.
Languages English
Fees Membership; Admission - Admission by donation with a suggested donation of $5 per person.

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