Muskoka Lakes Museum

Description (Service) Portrays Cottage Country’s unique history * Interactive displays and children’s activities, illuminating lectures, intriguing walking tours and special events, such as the Butter Tart Festival on Saturday, July 18th 2020 
Other events for 2020 include: Canada Day Open House -- there'll be refreshments and FREE Birthday cake * Thanksgiving Open House, Sunday, October 11th from 10 am-4 pm for apple pressing, corn husk doll making, wool spinning, and other pioneer craft demonstrations.  
Feature exhibit for 2020 - "Canoeing in Muskoka" 
Gift shop with Muskoka books, souvenirs, 'stuffies' and other kids toys
Service Details
Hours Wed-Sat 10 am-4 pm, Sun 12 noon-4 pm * Jul and Aug Wed-Sat 10 am-5 pm, Sun 12 noon-5 pm
Dates Victoria Day-Thanksgiving
Areas Served Muskoka Lakes Township
Eligibility No restrictions
Application By phone or drop-in
Languages English ; French - Publications ; French printed guides available upon request
Fees Admission - Adults $5, Seniors & students $4, Families $16, children 5 yrs and under - no charge
Address and Location
Site Location On James Bartleman Island Park, Port Carling
Located In Community Port Carling
Address & Map
100 Joseph St
Port Carling, ON P0B 1J0
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Mailing Address PO Box 432 
Port Carling, ON P0B 1J0
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Except log cabin upper level
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-765-5367
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Primary Contact Doug Smith, Managing Director/Curator
Primary Executive Susan Daglish, Chair of the Museum Board
Alternate Executive Liz Lundell, Past Chair